File:Exploding whale (screengrab).jpg

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Exploding_whale_(screengrab).jpg(365 × 274 pixels, file size: 16 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg)

Screen grab of a frame of footage of the exploding whale, taken by KATU Channel 2 Doug Brazil on November 12, 1970


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  • The article is a factual account of the exploding whale of Oregon, United States of America.
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  • The image is not a substantial portion of the original article (see source below).
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current03:45, 14 April 2022Thumbnail for version as of 03:45, 14 April 2022365 × 274 (16 KB)Gerald Waldo Luis (talk | contribs)New 50th anniversary remaster (better resolution), already resized
08:35, 11 January 2009No thumbnail208 × 156 (18 KB)Jbarta (talk | contribs)removed border
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