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Rare Whale Spotted Off Cornwall

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4:23pm 22nd August 2014
(Updated 4:23pm 22nd August 2014)

A rare whale has been spotted off Cornwall.
Experts from Marine Discovery say what they think is a Sei Whale was seen on one of their tours off Penzance earlier this week.

They can grow up to 64 feet and is the third largest after blue and fin whales.

They have liaised with marine experts from around the world who agree it is a Sei.

It is a very rare visit for British waters



4:23pm 22nd August 2014

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