The Expedition

Ship Location

Central Pacific

2012 Nautilus Expedition

Map of the Eastern Mediterranean Sea with expedition locations marked

During July and August of 2012, Exploration Vessel Nautilus explored the Black, Aegean, and Mediterranean Seas off the coasts of Turkey and Cyprus. Our rotating Corps of Exploration aboard Nautilus mapped the geological, biological, archaeological and chemical aspects of these regions to depths of approximately 2000 meters.

Exploring the Southern Black Sea July 12, 2012 to July 23, 2012

Turkey's Anaximander Mountains July 26, 2012 to August 9, 2012

Eratosthenes Seamount August 13, 2012 to August 26, 2012

Southeast Aegean Sea August 29, 2012 to September 4, 2012