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Whales nearly chomp on scuba divers

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MORRO BAY, Calif. -

Two scuba divers almost became whale snacks off the coast of California.

The divers were whale watching near Morro Bay, Calif. when a huge group of tiny fish began swarming around the divers.

Birds above dove into the water to grab the fish — and then two giant humpback whales breached the surface to snack on the fish as well.

When the whales surfaced, they were within feet of the divers. Everyone was OK — just a little shaken up.

The video is courtesy of slodivers.com and YouTube/ShawnStamback.

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