ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3878Date:05/13/03
Chief Scientist:Kelley/KarsonOperations Area:Lost City
Pilot:B. StrickrottObserver 1:Mark Spear
Observer 2:Dave Butterfield
Launch Time:10:18Time Submerged:7:51
Time on Surface:18:09Bottom Time:6:48
Depth:850 metersPurpose:Chemistry
Still Images: Moving Images:6 DVcam tape(s)
Observed:Bacterial mats, Vent fish, Anemones, Lo temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, CarbonatesSampled:Lo temp vents, Carbonates, ALVIN navigation, Temperature records
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Remarks:We sampled vents in carbonate chimneys along a steep wall and at the top of Poseidon chimney.