Reminiscent of a winter scene, marine snow falling in the background, a red
somewhat skimpy paragorgia coral, small green octocorals, and white sediment
covering black volcanic rocks. A number of small grayish white sponges can
also be seen.
Image ID: expl6689, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect Location: Caribbean Sea, Mid-Cayman Rise Photo Date: 2011 August 10 Credit: NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Mid-Cayman Rise Expedition 2011