ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2172Date:12/12/89
Chief Scientist:RYANOperations Area:CARTERET CANYON
Latitude:38-50.1NLongitude: 72-40.8W
Pilot:D. FosterObserver 1:Cindy Van Dover
Observer 2:Kenneth Miller
Launch Time:0826Time Submerged:6:27
Recovery Time:1453Bottom Time:
Depth:1638 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Moving Images:2 8mm video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Sponges, UrchinsSampled:Soft sediment
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Unfortunately, the entire Eastern wall was draped and no good outcrops were found/sampled.