King Penguin

Aptenodytes patagonicus

ML207066611


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Noah Strycker
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eBird Checklist S63337342
Elephant Island--Stinker Point
Antarctica, Antarctica
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Latitude and Longitude -61.234, -55.357 Map

Age
Not specified
Sex
Not specified
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags

Media notes

Observation details

Two adults incubating eggs (was able to see the egg when the bird shifted its stance) next to a Gentoo subcolony slightly inland of the south end of the main beach, and a third bird alone near the north end of the main beach. Kings have nested here since at least 2010.

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Lens model
EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM
f-stop
f/10.0
Focal length
312 mm
Shutter speed
1/1000 sec
ISO
1250
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
9,927KB
Dimensions
5472 x 3648

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