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Whale Fossil From Excavation Site MPC 675

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Step into a nine million year old fossil. Zoom into each bone.

About the Model

Fossils of whales 7-9 million years old found in Chile. Cerro Ballena is a unique fossil site near the town of Caldera, in northern Chile. Chilean and US paleontologists documented over 40 skeletons of fossil whales and other marine animals at this site. The scope and density of skeletons from the site makes it unique.




anatomy, archaeology, fossil, whale, Miocene, paleontologists, Cerro Ballena, earth materials, Paleontology, geology, bone


May 17 2022