A diver swims in the shadow of a 16-feet wide manta ray. Diver and professional photographer Franco Banfi snapped this in the water off the coast of the Socorro and San Benedicto Islands in the Pacific OceanPicture - I always had trouble imagining the scale of these.
Spotted eagle ray, Aetobatus narinari. One of the largest eagle rays, it sometimes exceeds 10 feet (3 metres) in width, and can weigh 400 to 500 lbs (181 to 227 kg). Found in the tropical zones of the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans
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Giant manta rays are found in warm tropical oceans around the world, especially near coral reefs and not too far from the shore, although they do make their way to deeper waters if they need to. Description from haydensanimalfacts.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images