Deploying two seismic sources

Two people, wearing safety gear, stand on board a ship and swing an instrument, attached to a boom, into the water.

Detailed Description

Jenny McKee and Peter Dal Farro of the USGS Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center swing a pair of seismic sources, also called air guns, and the gun hanger, out over the water to deploy them during the 2018 MATRIX cruise. Scripps Institution of Oceanography's seismic streamer is coiled on the blue winch in the foreground.


Image Dimensions: 1500 x 1125

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Location Taken: US