This cusk eel hung out above the seafloor at about 1,840 meters (6,035 feet) of depth in the glow of Deep Discoverer’s lights.

This cusk eel hung out above the seafloor at about 1,840 meters (6,035 feet) of depth in the glow of Deep Discoverer’s lights. Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2017 Laulima O Ka Moana.

Download high-resolution image (jpg, 653 KB)

 

Related Links

Daily Updates: July 29

2017 Laulima O Ka Moana: Exploring Deep Monument Waters Around Johnston Atoll

NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer