This scary megamouth shark washed up on a beach in the Philippines. In fact, the megamouth shark (Megachasma pelagios) is an extremely rare species of deep water shark, and the smallest of the three planktivorous sharks. Perhaps not so scary after all!
Mossel Bay boasts warmer waters than competitors like Cape Town and Gansbaai. One shark enthusiast who experienced sharks just metres away in the area, was schoolteacher Amanda Brewer from New Jersey, who took part in a cage dive off Seal Island