ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3371Date:03/30/99
Chief Scientist:KARSONOperations Area:HESS DEEP
Pilot:M. HeintzObserver 1:Steve Hurst
Observer 2:Jim Brophy
Launch Time:08:19Time Submerged:8:39
Time on Surface:16:58Bottom Time:5:12
Depth:3101 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2950-3744, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3370-73Moving Images:6 Hi8 video tape(s)
incl 3-3chip
Observed:Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, SpongesSampled:ALVIN navigation, Diabase dikes
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Vertical 100m wall of dikes and basaltic host rock-dike from 10 to 90% of outcrop.