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Species: Blue Shark
Life Stage: Adult
Release Date: 2012-01-31 05:45:00
Release Location: International Waters, Soutwestern Atlantic
Last Location: 2012-08-31 05:45:00
Majestic is an adult female blue shark, measuring 2,19 metres. With the aim of generating knowledge about her movements and habitat use, she was equipped with a satellite transmitter (Wildlife Computers SPLASH) by a scientific observer onboard a Uruguayan fishing boat. Majestic was captured in international waters of the Southwestern Atlantic Ocean on January 31st, at 03:43hs local time, and a few minutes later she was released back to the ocean!