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Rocky Ray
Image from video by Keller Laros
Number: 37
Name: Rocky Ray
Sex: Male
Current Size: unknown
Last Sighting: unknown
First Size: 8'
First Sighting: April 23, 1998
Rocky Ray is a male approximately 8’ across and was first sighted at the Kona Surf site April 23, 1998 by Patrice Heller of Pacific Rim Divers. That night he was following Big Bertha very closely and was probably hoping to mate with her. He is seen at both the Kona Surf site and the northern site at Ho’ona Bay.