The surface of the sulphide chimney has started to oxidize to an orange color.
A large scale-worm lurks to the left - it is a predator with large jaws.
Image ID: expl2192, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Indonesia, Kawio Barat
Photo Date: 2010 June 30
Credit: NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, INDEX-SATAL 2010, NOAA/OER
Category: Ocean exploration/
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