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Sparrowhawk migrating across the sea
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Sparrowhawk migrating across the sea (Accipiter nisus)

A migrating sparrowhawk flies across the sea to reach the next island. The Changshan Islands are the vital step-stones for migratory birds to cross the Bohai Strait.
Habitat
Island cliff
Location
Changshan Islands, Shandong Province, China
Date taken
2022-10-19
Scientific name
Accipiter nisus
Equipment used
Canon 5D2, 300mm 4.0 lens + 1.4x teleconvertor

Media information

Category
Asia, Australia & Pacific Islands
Added by
baboon
Date added
View count
175
Comment count
2

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Aperture
ƒ/13
Focal length
420.0 mm
Exposure time
1/640 second(s)
ISO
500
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
zzIMG_2521_Sparrowhawk.jpg
File size
144.4 KB
Date taken
Wed, 19 October 2022 1:06 PM
Dimensions
1500px x 1000px

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