Vibracorer on deck in San Francisco

View from the stern of a ship with a large A-frame boom with pullies and ropes attached to a coring device sitting on deck.

Detailed Description

The USGS uses the Rossfelder P-5 vibracorer to collect deep-water sediment samples from the seafloor. Here, they are heading out offshore of San Francisco with the Golden Gate Bridge in the background.

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Image Dimensions: 4032 x 3024

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Location Taken: San Francisco, CA, US

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