ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2172Date:12/12/89
Cruise:AII-124Leg:
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
Sponsor:NSFData:
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.