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Dimensions3072 x 2048
Original file size18 MB
Image typeTIFF
Color spacesRGB
Date taken22-Jun-04 11:23
Date modified9-Aug-07 19:27
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Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 10D
Focal length400 mm
Max lens aperturef/5.6
Exposure1/500 at f/5.6
FlashNot fired
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
ISO speedISO 100
Metering modeAverage
Grey Seal -- Gull Island off coast of Maine

Grey Seal -- Gull Island off coast of Maine

Grey Seal

The Grey Seal (Halichoerus grypus, meaning "hooked-nosed sea pig") is found on both shores of the North Atlantic Ocean. It is a large seal of the family Phocidae or "true seals". It is the only species classified in the genus Halichoerus. Its name is spelled Gray Seal in the US, it is also known as Atlantic Grey Seal and the Horsehead Seal.