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80,000 Pound Humpback Whale while kayaking Monterey Bay, California
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 Purple Deadnettle - Mint Family - Early Blooming Wildflower
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80,000 Pound Humpback Whale while kayaking Monterey Bay, California

Full grown, 80,000 pound Humpback Whale breaching within a few feet from our tandem kayak.

TAGS: California, Excitement, Fear, Marine, United States

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San Jose, California, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Michael Edwards.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2014
Total Views: 58
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: April 19, 2016, 5:02 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon PowerShot D10
Focal Length: 14.3mm
Shutter Speed: 1/800
Aperture: f4.5
ISO: ISO80
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PHOTO LOCATION Three (3) miles off shore from Moss Landing, California., California, United States of America