ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2948Date:07/04/95
Chief Scientist:EMBLEY/TIVEYOperations Area:JUAN DE FUCA RIDGE
Pilot:D. FosterObserver 1:Bill Chadwick
Observer 2:Matt Smith
Launch Time:0808Time Submerged:8:51
Time on Surface:1659Bottom Time:6:05
Depth:2248 metersPurpose:GEOCHEMISTRY
Sponsor:NOAAData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2800-2950, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:1 Reels 35mm color film Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, SpongesSampled:ALVIN navigation, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Magnetometer records
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Remarks:Found new vent site related to 1993 coaxial eruption sampled ~10 year old lava flow west of floc site.