Basking shark washed onto North Iceland shore

 A large basking shark was found on the beach at Ólafsfjörður, North Iceland yesterday by a group of school children and their teacher. 

The shark is a rare sight and can measure up to 12 metres and reach the age of 50. 

The shark found in Ólafsweek measured around 7 metres. 

Weather

Overcast

Today

7 °C

Partly cloudy

Later today

7 °C

Partly cloudy

Tomorrow

7 °C

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