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image by Matt Ferino 2018/03/18
Number: 279
Name: Ulua
Sex: Unknown
Current Size: ~4'-5'
Last Sighting: March 18, 2018
First Size: ~4'-5'
First Sighting: March 18, 2018
Ulua Ray was found by Matt (Ulua Matt) Ferino March 18th 2018. The manta was cruising a current line with 2 other mantas feeding on plankton about 9 miles north of Kawaihae. We had the privilege to snorkel with the 3 giants at 9:30am. Ulua Ray is estimated 4-5ft in wingspan.