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Rogue wave sequence showing 60-foot plus wave hitting tanker headed south from Valdez, Alaska. The ship was running in about 25-foot seas when a monster wave struck it broadside on the starboard side. Photo #1 of sequence. Taken from bridge of OVERSEAS CHICAGO. Alaska, Gulf of Alaska.1993 February.

 

Photographer: Captain Roger Wilson, Greenland, New Hampshire.

 

 

 

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Taken on September 28, 2010