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Whale Fossil From Excavation Site MPC 677

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Step into a nine million year old fossilized whale skeleton. Zoom into each bone.

About the Model

Fossil whale skeleton found in Chile from 7-9 million years ago. 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.




fossil, whale, chile, archaeology, skull, jaws, anatomy, Cerro Ballena, paleontologists, earth materials, Paleontology, geology, bone


May 17 2022