Eye Size

From: Kim Marshall (kimm@oceanalliance.org)
Date: Wed Mar 22 2000 - 16:23:01 EST


Question:>Someone told me today that a blue whales eye was the size of a
human. I don't suppose you could tell me roughly how big is a blue whales
eye?

Reply: Dear Rebecca,
I believe that a blue whale's eye is about the size of a grapefruit or larger.

Thanks! Kim

Whale Conservation Institute/Ocean Alliance
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