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White Killer Whale Spotted – Amazing!

(Photo Credit NOAA)

Amazing! .. A rare white killer whale (with a touch of yellow) was spotted while scientists aboard the Oscar Dyson, a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration(NOAA) research ship, were conducting an acoustic survey of pollock near sea lion haulout sites.

The white killer whale was spotted with its pod about 2 miles off Kanaga Volcano, part of Alaska’s Aleutian Islands, on February 23.