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Humpback Whale -- Megaptera novaeangliae More
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2 Adult Male  

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Joseph Marshall
8 Apr 1979 at 11:10

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  • Mono
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  • SONY UNSPECIFIED MODEL
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  • Sennheiser MKH 406
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NOTES: Note from recording log: "2+? humpbacks; Photographs: SNM-3(3-13); Weather: sunny, calm; Sea State and Noise: calm; Recorder: Sony; Hydrophone LC54; Gain: 3.5. 3 tapes. Interval between 1&2 was 6 sec. then stopped recording for a few minutes and attempted to drift towards animal then started 3rd tape."

Voice notes from recording: "There's a blow, 1 mile out on the port quarter stern (04:48). Blow, about 195 degrees off the port stern quarter, one mile (07:11). Blow, about 25 degrees off the port bow, about 2 miles (08:28). Just had a large shark surface next to the boat... about a ten-footer (13:25). Animal just came up 180 degrees behind the boat, and rolled and also threw his flukes, 1/4 mile (33:21). Blow about a half mile from the starboard beam (35:35).

Includes 440Hz calibration tone. Recording is continued on ML#120674 and #120675. SEAOCEAN

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