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Dive 01: East Necker Seamount (Keoea Seamount)
Video courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2015 Hohonu Moana. Download (mp4, 40.0 MB)

Highlights from the first remotely operated vehicle (ROV) dive of the expedition on the southeast rift zone of a seamount east of Necker Island (Mokumanamana). The primary objective of the dive was to determine the lower depth range of a deep-sea coral and sponge community found in 2003 during a Pisces submersible dive.