Tsunami warning buoy recovery. This buoy had broken free from its mooring.
The size of the buoy is becoming apparent as it the distance between the ship
and the buoy is reduced.
Image ID: ship1143, NOAA's Fleet Then and Now - Sailing for Science Collection
Location: Pacific Ocean, Gulf of Alaska
Photo Date: 2005 July 13
Photographer: LCDR Mark Wetzler, NOAA Ship FAIRWEATHER
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