Deepest white shark

Last updated: October 4, 2017 at 3:33 am

1,200 m (3,937 ft) – A 4.8 m (16 ft) white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) known as ‘Shack’ was recorded diving to the record depth during its migration from New Zealand to Australia in 2009. Sharks monitored with satellite tags as part of this project swam up to 150 km (93 miles) a day.

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