Mariana back-arc spreading center

NEM300 bathymetry of West Rota submarine volcano. The data were collected using the EM300 multibeam system mounted on the hull of the R/V Thompson. The grid-cell size is 50 meters. The image is 2 times vertically exaggerated.

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