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NOAA Photo Library Image - wea03422

A NOAA tsunami buoy - DART surface buoy - with pressure sensor. The DART system provides real-time tsunami detection as waves travel across an ocean basin. The stations consist of a bottom pressure sensor that is anchored to the seafloor and a companion moored surface buoy.

Image ID: wea03422, NOAA's National Weather Service (NWS) Collection
Location: Mississippi, Stennis Space Center
Photo Date: 2006
Photographer: Stuart Hayes, NOAA/NWS/NDBC
Credit: NOAA National Data Buoy Center

Category: IOOS Tsunami Buoy/

High Resolution Photo Available





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