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

Light rain

Today

2 °C

Rain

Later today

3 °C

Light rain

Tomorrow

3 °C

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