ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:4975Date:10/21/18
Cruise:AT-42Leg:03
Chief Scientist:CordesOperations Area:Mound 12
Latitude:08-55.857NLongitude:084-18.451W
Pilot:B. StrickrottObserver 1:Gregory Rouse
Observer 2:Amanda Glazier
Launch Time:13:08Time Submerged:8:51
Time on Surface:21:59Bottom Time:7:44
Depth:1008 metersPurpose:Biology
Sponsor:NSFData:
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Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Carbonates, Midwater organisms, Mussels, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Snails/Limpets, Soft sediment, Tube worms, Urchins, Vent fish, CoralsSampled:Bacterial mats, Mussels, Sea stars, Soft sediment
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Remarks:Site Description: Mound 12 far far away to active sandy bottom to carbonate mounds, bacterial mats, yetis; Science Supplied Equipment Samples: 2 Markers deployed CR2, SC3; Dive Highlights: Lots of yeti crabs, interesting worm/fish, large carbonate mounds, baterial mats, many interesting fish, pelagic jellies of different colors.