ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2882Date:02/05/95
Chief Scientist:KARSONOperations Area:KANE FRACTURE ZONE
Latitude:22-36.43NLongitude: 44-56.85W
Pilot:R. WilliamsObserver 1:Roisin Lawrence
Observer 2:Marnie Sturm
Launch Time:0824Time Submerged:7:39
Time on Surface:1603Bottom Time:
Depth:3243 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2800-2950, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:2 Reels 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2880-84Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Basalt lava, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Sponges, Other(GO)DiabaseSampled:Basalt lava, Other(GO) Diabase
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Saw some crabs, possible brachiurin, at start of dive -- appeared to be dead.