ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2273Date:09/05/90
Cruise:AII-125Leg:11
Chief Scientist:EMBLEYOperations Area:SOUTHERN JUAN DE FUCA RIDGE
Latitude:44-59.0NLongitude:130-12.5W
Pilot:C. VAN DOVERObserver 1:RUSS MCDUFF
Observer 2:VEE ANNE ATNIP
Launch Time:0801Time Submerged:8:29
Recovery Time:1630Bottom Time:
Depth:2259 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NOAAData:
Still Images:1 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2270-73Moving Images:3 8mm video tape(s)
Observed:Basalt lava, Crabs, Hi temp vents, Lo temp vents, Tube worms, Vent fishSampled:ALVIN navigation, Temperature records
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:We spent the day in the water column driving through the plume - 50 to 80 weeks above the bottom.