Meet Finn, the latest great white shark being tracked off Jersey Shore
Updated on September 5, 2017 at 11:39 AM
Posted on September 5, 2017 at 11:38 AM
By Spencer Kent
NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
A youthful great white shark has surfaced off New Jersey's coast.
Finn -- a young, roughly 12-foot, 80-pound female great white -- surfaced off the coast of Belmar and Asbury Park on Tuesday at 8:34 a.m., according to a real-time GPS tracker monitored by OCEARCH, a nonprofit group which researches great whites.
Finn -- tagged by the group in August -- has traveled nearly 50 miles in the last 72 hours, and made its entry into the ocean waters of New Jersey on Sunday, according to the group's tracker. Finn has since moved further off shore.
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