SM2000 multibeam bathymetry

A three-dimensional perspective view of a small portion of the SM2000 multibeam bathymetry collected by ABE in the Magic Mountain area of Explorer Ridge. The resolution of the data is 1 meter. This is the area where most of the ROPOS dives will take place on the next leg of the Ring of Fire expedition. Image courtesy of Submarine Ring of Fire 2002, NOAA/OER.

Related Links

Submarine Ring of Fire 2002

Submarine Ring of Fire 2002: Leg 1 Summary

NOAA Ocean Explorer Gallery

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