Hypnotizing 'Tornado' Of Fish Swirls Off Japanese Island

A scuba-diver captured a mesmerizing vortex of fish that had formed off Aguni Island in Japan’s Okinawa prefecture.

Footage captured by Makoto Shigehara shows a swirling school of bigeye trevallies. In an Instagram post, Shigehara said the “tornado” of fish that he saw was a “masterpiece.”

According to Fishing World, the bigeye trevally are found throughout large portions of tropical Indo-Pacific waters. Credit: Makoto Shigehara via Storyful

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