Black Tern

Chlidonias niger

ML64244341


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Aaron Yappert
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eBird Checklist S38308982
Dry Tortugas Ferry
Monroe, Florida, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 24.6203, -82.7204 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Had just woken up from a nap when I spotted this bird. Was only able to get my camera on it after it had passed and was flying south. Seen about 15 miles from Dry Tortugas NP. The pale eye-ring and location are surprising but the white vent and black body still point to BLTE

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 60D
Lens model
EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM
f-stop
f/7.1
Focal length
400 mm
Shutter speed
1/1000 sec
ISO
640
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
537KB
Dimensions
1714 x 1143

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