Photos: 20-Foot Shark Spotted Off Nauset Beach In Orleans

(Photo Courtesy Will Osier)
Nauset Beach Shark (Photo Courtesy Will Osier)
A shark was spotted off of Nauset Beach in Orleans, MA Friday. (Photo Courtesy Will Osier)
Nauset Beach Shark A shark was spotted off of Nauset Beach in Orleans, MA Friday. (Photo Courtesy Will Osier)
The shark was estimated to be about 20 feet long.
Nauset Beach Shark The shark was estimated to be about 20 feet long.
Spotters followed the shark and attempted to tag it. (Photo Courtesy Will Osier)
Nauset Beach Shark Spotters followed the shark and attempted to tag it. (Photo Courtesy Will Osier)
The beach was closed after the shark was spotted. (Photo Courtesy Will Osier)
Nauset Beach Shark The beach was closed after the shark was spotted. (Photo Courtesy Will Osier)
(Photo Courtesy Will Osier)
Nauset Beach Shark (Photo Courtesy Will Osier)
(Photo Courtesy Will Osier)
Nauset Beach Shark (Photo Courtesy Will Osier)

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