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Thursday, April 13, 2017

Florida divers films rare encounter with massive whale shark

Posted By on Thu, Apr 13, 2017 at 3:48 PM

A Florida diver came across a 35-foot whale shark off the coast of West Palm Beach last Sunday.

The video was filmed by Brittany Brock, who was diving with her husband, her cousin and a guide with Pura Vida Divers. The incident occurred at an area called "The Trench."

"I heard my husband yelling over his regulator and looked up to see a what looked like a rolling cloud," said Brock to GrindTV. "There were cobia and remoras everywhere – then I realized they were attached to something, and that something was a whale shark!"

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