ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:4693Date:04/09/14
Chief Scientist:JoyeOperations Area:Gulf of Mexico - GC600
Pilot:B. WatersObserver 1:Chris Lathan
Observer 2:Howard Mendlovitz
Launch Time:18:38Time Submerged:3:29
Time on Surface:22:07Bottom Time:2:20
Depth:1194 metersPurpose:Biology/Chemistry
Still Images: Moving Images:1 LTO-5 Data Cartridge
Observed:Bacterial mats, Carbonates, Clams, Non-vent fish, Soft sediment, Vent fish, Oil and GasSampled:Bacterial mats, Soft sediment
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Remarks:Site Description: at GC600 at Mega Plum; Dive Highlights: Collected lander and camera for active oil seep