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NOAA Photo Library Image - expn0723

Closeup of methane hydrate observed at a depth of 1,055 meters, near where bubble plumes were detected in previously acquired sonar data. Methane hydrates, a hydrate patch, and chemosynthetic communites were seen during the day's dive.

Image ID: expn0723, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: New England Seep 3, 1124-1054 meters
Photo Date: 20130711T185623Z
Credit: NOAA OKEANOS Explorer Program , 2013 Northeast U. S. Canyons Expedition

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