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NOAA Photo Library Image - expn0685

A spectacular image of methane bubbles rising above a cold seep site. Large pink anemones, tube worms, and a large red crab are seen in this image. Surprisingly, bathymodiolus mussels are not seen in this image.

Image ID: expn0685, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Virginia, north of Washington Canyon
Photo Date: 20130531T140630Z
Credit: NOAA OKEANOS Explorer Program , 2013 ROV Shakedown and Field Trials

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