The Mid-Cayman Spreading Centre
Beebe vent field location
Von Damm vent field location
This is a multibeam midscale map of the area
Underwater mountain in the Cayman Trough, rising 2800 metres above the surrounding seafloor to a summit 2200 metres beneath the waves. Warmer colours (e.g. red) show shallower areas. youtu.be Underwater mountain in the Cayman Trough, rising 2800 metres above the surrounding seafloor to a summit 2200 metres beneath the waves. Warmer colours (e.g. r...
Dive #1349 of the Shinkai6500, 21 June 2013, was the first manned mission to the world's deepest known undersea volcanic vents: the Beebe Vent Field, ~5 km m (~3.1 miles) deep in the Cayman Trough of the Caribbean Sea. www.youtube.com Dive #1349 of the Shinkai6500, 21 June 2013, was the first dive by a human-occupied vehicle to the world's deepest known undersea volcanic vents: the Beebe V...
Some Isis ROV dive highlights from the world's deepest known hydrothermal vents: the Beebe Vent Field, at a depth of ~5 km (3.1 miles) in the Cayman Trough. This footage was filmed during RRS James Cook Voyage 82 in February 2013 www.youtube.com Some Isis ROV dive highlights from the world's deepest known hydrothermal vents: the Beebe Vent Field, at a depth of ~5 km (3.1 miles) in the Cayman Trough. ...
Footage from the first exploration of the Beebe Vent Field (depth ~5000 metres - the world's deepest known hydrothermal vents) and the Von Damm Vent Field (depth ~2300 metres) in the Cayman Trough of the Caribbean, during RRS James Cook Voyage 44 in March-April 2010. www.youtube.com Footage from the first exploration of the Beebe Vent Field (depth ~5000 metres - the world's deepest known hydrothermal vents) and the Von Damm Vent Field (d...
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Google Maps showing part of the Atlantic Ocean, with Cuba (top) and Jamaica (right). Mid-Cayman Spreading Centre is centre left.</span></div><div><br></div>

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