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Great White Shark Spotted Off Monomoy Point In Chatham

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Sharks, like this one spotted off the Cape last summer, have reportedly been seen off the Cape in recent weeks.

Sharks, like this one spotted off the Cape last summer, have reportedly been seen off the Cape in recent weeks.

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CHATHAM (CBS) – A great white shark was spotted off the coast of Chatham on Wednesday.

Chatham harbormaster Stuart Smith said a 10-foot shark was seen a few hundred yards off the coast of Monomoy Point.

A Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries crew spotted the shark at around 12:30 p.m.

The crew members were deploying two acoustic radio receivers designed to monitor sharks when the shark swam up near their boat.

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