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Hydrothermal Vents at Lau

All information shown are the current data for each of the vents as provided to our database. Please contact us if you have corrections or additional information.

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Feature Name Type Longitude Latitude Elevation Hydrothermal Activity Survey Date Local Origin Lon/Lat Local X Local Y
Lau:N-ELSC:148 Vent -174.244674 -15.383125 -1617 unknown Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:N-ELSC:149 Vent -174.283609 -15.422010 -1527 unknown Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:N-ELSC:Nautilus Vent -174.244821 -15.383400 -1612 unknown Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:N-ELSC:SubtleShimmer Vent -174.247627 -15.387482 -1582 unknown Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:N-ELSC:Tubeworms Vent -174.284241 -15.422465 -1542 unknown Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:VFR:TuiMalila:St.JamesSpire Vent -176.567818 -21.988064 Not Supplied unknown Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:N-ELSC:TahiMoana VentField -176.182660 -20.699700 -2628 active 2009-06-28 00:00:00 176.19999999999998863W
20.716699999999999449S
1807 3976
Lau:WestMata:Akel'sAfi Vent -173.749047 -15.094446 -1197 unknown 2009-05-11 00:00:00 Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:WestMata:Creamsicle Vent -173.747971 -15.093645 -1195 unknown 2009-05-11 00:00:00 Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:WestMata:Epsilon Vent -173.748575 -15.094530 -1187 unknown 2009-05-10 00:00:00 Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:WestMata:Luo Vent -173.750425 -15.095635 -1279 unknown 2009-05-10 00:00:00 Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:WestMata:MatMeadow Vent -173.750522 -15.095998 -1280 unknown 2009-05-10 00:00:00 Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:WestMata:Kohu Vent -173.747666 -15.093718 -1167 unknown 2009-05-07 00:00:00 Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:WestMata:ShrimpCity Vent -173.748098 -15.094023 -1182 unknown 2009-05-07 00:00:00 Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:WestMata:SmokeArea Vent -173.747797 -15.093645 -1176 unknown 2009-05-07 00:00:00 Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:WestMata:147 Vent -173.748499 -15.094311 -1185 unknown 2009-05-06 00:00:00 Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:WestMata:Hades Vent -173.749115 -15.094707 -1208 unknown 2009-05-06 00:00:00 Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:WestMata:Prometheus Vent -173.748263 -15.094325 -1175 unknown 2009-05-06 00:00:00 Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:WestMata:RedRockRidge Vent -173.748589 -15.094602 -1182 unknown 2009-05-06 00:00:00 Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:WestMata:WhiteMat Vent -173.748350 -15.094538 -1169 unknown 2009-05-06 00:00:00 Not Supplied Not Supplied Not Supplied
Lau:VFR:VaiLili VentField -176.608500 -22.214990 -1720 active 2005-04-25 00:00:00 176.65000000000000568W
22.233332999999998236S
4296 2014
Lau:VFR:TuiMalila VentField -176.567915 -21.988115 -1870 active 2005-04-24 00:00:00 176.58333329999999251W
22.016666699999998258S
1617 3045
Lau:VFR:Mariner VentField -176.601797 -22.180091 -1910 active 2005-04-15 00:00:00 176.65000000000000568W
22.233332999999998236S
5000 5869
Lau:C-ELSC:ABE VentField -176.193000 -20.766000 -2140 active 2005-04-12 00:00:00 176.26666670000000181W
20.83333329999999961S
7801 7725
Lau:N-ELSC:TowCam VentField -176.137083 -20.317156 -2700 active 2005-04-08 00:00:00 176.19999999999998863W
20.366666699999999679S
6612 5535
Lau:N-ELSC:KiloMoana VentField -176.133527 -20.053349 -2620 active 2005-04-05 00:00:00 176.19999999999998863W
20.149999999999998579S
6918 10793