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NOAA Photo Library Image - expl6442

Angular boulders of volcanic rock. A lone white squat lobster shows up in stark contrast to the dark rocks. Some pinkish bacterial material provides evidence of warm mineral laden waters seeping from the earth in this area.

Image ID: expl6442, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Photo Date: 2011 July 16
Credit: NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Galapagos Rift Expedition 2011

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