ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:5002Date:12/06/18
Cruise:AT-42Leg:06
Chief Scientist:FornariOperations Area:Northern EPR
Latitude:08-21.597NLongitude:104-22.659W
Pilot:M. SkowronskiObserver 1:Mike Perfit
Observer 2:Molly Anderson
Launch Time:14:11Time Submerged:7:19
Time on Surface:21:30Bottom Time:5:07
Depth:2868 metersPurpose:Geology
Sponsor:NSFData:
Still Images: Moving Images:
Observed:Basalt lava, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, SpongesSampled:Basalt lava, Sea cucumbers, Soft sediment, Sponges
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Remarks:Science Supplied Equipment Samples: Niskin water samples, low temp water samples; Dive Highlights: Vertical walls with truncated pillow lavas along fault constructional pillow mounds