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New Whales of 1999 - Part 4

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Scorch

black marks at the top of both flukes looks like scorch marks after heat is applied to cloth

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Shamrock

the black mark on the top of the left fluke gives the impression of the leafy clover

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Shockwave

the curving line on the inner part of the right fluke looks like a concussion wave moving out from a central explosion

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Slapshot

two marks on the right fluke look like a hockey stick hitting a hockey puck

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Soot

dark, splotchy coloration on both flukes looks like soot stains

1999 Whales

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