The research vessel Kay Kay II, belonging to the University of Concepci�n.� The 18m ship was washed 1km inland following the Feb. 27 earthquake.� Vandals subsequently stripped the ship of its oceanographic instruments.

The research vessel Kay Kay II, belonging to the University of Concepción. The 18 meter (59 foot) long ship was washed 1 kilometer (over 1/2 mile) inland, following the February 27 earthquake. Vandals subsequently stripped the ship of its oceanographic instruments. Image courtesy of Ruben Escribano.

INSPIRE: Chile Margin 2010

INSPIRE: Chile Margin 2010: March 9 Log

NOAA Ocean Explorer Gallery