How Much Does a Whale Shark Weigh?

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It depends. A Whale Shark can be over 13 tons, Tiger sharks can be around 1500 pounds, but the Spined Pygmy Shark is just a few pounds.
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9000 to 16000.
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Whale Shark hearts vary in weight, but there has been one recorded at 43
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1. Look for Whale Sharks in tropical or subtropical ocean waters, usually between the equator and plus or minus 30 to 40 degrees latitude. 2. Understand the habitat of the Whale Shark
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The whale shark is not an efficient swimmer since the entire body is used for swimming, which is unusual for fish and contributes to an average speed of only around 5-kilometre-per-hour
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A whale shark can be 20.6 tons on average. This shark tends to have plankton as its main meal. They are endangered, and considered the sea's largest fish. You can find more information here: http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/fish/whale-shark.html
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