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Predicted Seafloor Facies of Central Santa Monica Bay, California

Perspective View of Predicted Seafloor Facies of Short Bank, Santa Monica Bay


oblique view of prediced seafloor facies

Figure 6. Perspective view of outcrops on Short Bank. Reds indicate exposed rock, green are areas of gravelly muddy sand, yellow are areas of muddy sand, and blue are areas of mud. View is looking north towards the head of Santa Monica Canyon, see Figure 5 for direction. The vertical exaggeration of the image is 10x and the distance across the bottom of the image is about 3 km.

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