Sighting Detail

ID#1373
ByTanya Houppermans (Blue Elements Imaging via Undersea Hunter Group)
DateThursday 03 September 2015
Verified
SpeciesScalloped hammerhead shark (Sphyrna lewini)
Quantityx3
Sexunknown
Length2m
TypeDiving/Snorkelling
ConfidencePretty Sure
ConditionsCalm
VisibilityExcellent
Depth27m
Seen FromNone
LocationCocos Island, Costa Rica:  5.52822, -87.057, Pacific Ocean
Notes

These hammerheads were sighted at one of the many barber fish "cleaning stations" around Cocos Island. Specifically, this sighting occurred at the dive site of Manuelita.