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Swimming Moray Eel

This moray eel, which measured about 80 centimeters (2.6 feet) long, was seen during Dive 6 of the third leg of the expedition, as we explored a ridge on Supply Reef, an active submarine volcano within the Marianas Trench Marine National Monument.

Video courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2016 Deepwater Exploration of the Marianas.

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2016 Deepwater Exploration of the Marianas

NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer