Humpback Whale Top Speed

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TOP SPEED

16.77 mph

27 kmh

There are about 40,000 Humpback whales in the world’s oceans. The Humpback whale is one of the largest species of whales, with male measuring over 15 meters and weigh up to 44 tons. They use their powerful tails to breach completely out of water before landing with a splash . The average lifespan of the whale is around 50 years .

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