ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:4740Date:07/20/14
Chief Scientist:CroneOperations Area:Axial - Ashes
Pilot:B. WatersObserver 1:Tim Crone
Observer 2:Eric Mittelstaedt
Launch Time:15:07Time Submerged:8:21
Time on Surface:23:28Bottom Time:6:00
Depth:1541 metersPurpose:Geochemistry
Still Images: Moving Images:1 LTO-5 Data Cartridge
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Hi temp vents, Lo temp vents, Midwater organisms, Mussels, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Tube worms, Vent fishSampled:Hi temp vents, Lo temp vents
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Remarks:Dive Highlights: Deployed Vent Cam and the Dens Camera system to the phoenix vent within the ashes vent field