En echelon fracturing along canyon wall showing a relatively new rock surface.
A large brittle star and a few sponges are seen. Small life forms are
colonizing the relatively fresh rock surface.
Image ID: expn0819, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Oceanographer Canyon, west wall, 1236-1150m
Photo Date: 20130803T155441Z
Credit: NOAA OKEANOS Explorer Program , 2013 Northeast U. S. Canyons Expedition
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