Ring of Fire 2006 Expedition. Diving at NW Rota-1 Brimstone Pit.
Clouds of hydrothermal fluids rising above sulfur-covered rocks on the seafloor.
Image ID: expl1291, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Pacific Ocean, Mariana Arc area
Photo Date: 2006 April 24 103348
Credit: Image courtesy of Submarine Ring of Fire 2006 Exploration, NOAA Vents Program
Category: Ocean exploration/
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