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Sightings and Strandings

Name
Akshay Malavi
Address
10, MD Lane,
Foreshore Road,
Haddo
Port Blair
Phone
+919933235622
Date
17-06-2017
Region
INDIA - Andaman Islands
Species
Unidentified baleen whale
* According to the current understanding of distribution, these species are not present in the Northern Indian ocean.
Map
Details
Group of 4 to 5 seen, maybe more. Moving South at about 8 knots. they were shy and did not stop or change course. Difficult to predict where they would surface. Seen just outside Port Blair port. Possible Omura's whale as size was around 40 ft. Seen on 05.05.2015
Source
Akshay Malavi
AV