Shark Spotted Off Carlsbad Coast

The sighting took place around 2 p.m. Wednesday, according to a pilot who snapped a photo of the shark

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    Courtesy of Justin Zeller
    A shark was spotted off the coast of Carlsbad Wednesday.

    A shark was spotted off the coast of Carlsbad Wednesday afternoon, according to a pilot who actually caught the shark on camera.

    Pilot Justin Zeller shot a photograph of the shark around 2 p.m. about 10 miles off the coast of Carlsbad.

    The shark is believed to be a great white.

    A shark sighting last month in La Jolla prompted the temporary closure of La Jolla Shores right before the 4th of July holiday.

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