ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:4824Date:03/18/16
Cruise:AT-33Leg:03
Chief Scientist:KurzOperations Area:MAR - Pop Rocks
Latitude:14-04.775NLongitude:45-02.231W
Pilot:C. LathanObserver 1:Dorsey Wanless
Observer 2:Kate Kaminski
Launch Time:10:57Time Submerged:8:37
Time on Surface:19:34Bottom Time:6:16
Depth:3000 metersPurpose:Geology
Sponsor:NSFData:
Still Images: Moving Images:1 LTO-5 Data Cartridge
Observed:Basalt lava, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Sponges, Vent fish, Xenophyophores, CoralsSampled:Basalt lava, Soft sediment
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Remarks:Dive Highlights: 18 rock samples, 2 push cores, saw 2 octopi, large lava hornito, abundant large pillow lavas (~2m), pit or round fracture in seafloor