ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:4679Date:03/15/14
Cruise:AT-26Leg:12
Chief Scientist:GirguisOperations Area:Gulf of Mexico - VK862
Latitude:29-05.900NLongitude:88-22.400W
Pilot:B. WatersObserver 1:Susan Humphris
Observer 2:Nate Brown
Launch Time:15:24Time Submerged:5:11
Time on Surface:20:35Bottom Time:4:37
Depth:334 metersPurpose:Science Verification
Sponsor:NSFData:
Still Images: Moving Images:1 LTO-5 Data Cartridge
Observed:Anemones, Midwater organisms, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Urchins, Vent fish, CoralsSampled:Soft sediment
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Other: Niskin Water Samples; Dive Highlights: Tested vehicle capabilities, lighting and imaging, manipulators, etc.