NU2135 : Arctic tern

taken 7 years ago, 3 km from Red Barns, Northumberland, England

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Arctic tern
Arctic tern
An arctic tern (Sterna paradisaea) taking it easy on Inner Farne island before it begins its epic migration to the Southern Ocean (arctic terns can travel 70,000-90,000 km per annum, by far the longest migration of any creature):
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This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Inner Farne Island [43] · Arctic Tern [32] · Arctic Tern Sterna Paradisaea [2] Title Clusters: · Arctic tern [4] ·
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Date Taken
Thursday, 27 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Sunday, 31 December, 2017
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2181 3597 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:37.0103N 1:39.3173W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2182 3598
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Image Type (about): close look 
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