Scientists discover mysterious purple orb in deep waters of Pacific ocean- Watch!

They captured a three-minute video in which the purple orb, a few inches in diameter, comes sharply in the view.

Updated: Jul 31, 2016, 10:47 AM IST
Scientists discover mysterious purple orb in deep waters of Pacific ocean- Watch!
Image credit: NOAA

New Delhi: While investigating the Pacific sea floor off the coast of California, a group of scientists this week found a purple orb lurking in the waters of the ocean. This beautiful yet strange looking-creature is located more than 5,000 feet below the surface of the ocean.

A team of deep sea investigators aboard the Nautilus exploration were surprised by their findings as they have never seen something like this before. They captured a three-minute video in which the purple orb, a few inches in diameter, comes sharply in the view.

Watch the video below was captured live by the researchers and clearly highlights the mysterious purple orb in the deep waters of Pacific ocean:

(Video credit: EVNautilus)