ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:4699Date:04/17/14
Chief Scientist:JoyeOperations Area:Gulf of Mexico - Orca Basin
Pilot:B. WatersObserver 1:Mandy Joye
Observer 2:Ryan Sibert
Launch Time:13:25Time Submerged:9:34
Time on Surface:22:59Bottom Time:7:22
Depth:2189 metersPurpose:Biology/Chemistry
Still Images: Moving Images:1 LTO-5 Data Cartridge
Observed:Anemones, Cold seep, Non-vent fish, Snails/Limpets, Soft sediment, Sponges, Vent fish, salt diapirSampled:Sponges
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Science Supplied Equipment Samples: tube cores, brine trap bottles; Dive Highlights: Getting stuck on the bottom because of weather