We would use a flashlight at night to shine into the water along the docs and we would see a lot of this fish as well as so many other creatures. Next time on vacation next to clear ocean water bring your flashlight...so cool.
Sun fish are the largest bony fish in existence, measuring up to 10' across and weighing 5,000 lbs. Their favorite food is jellyfish. They have no tail. At night they often come to the ocean's surface for hours at a time, barely moving. Also called Mola Mola, as well as, Opa. McC
Read this article about how the ph changes in the ocean is favoring an increase of Jellyfish communes in the ocean. We actively can help by choosing sustainable fishes like albacore instead of tuna. And by keeping up with the world around us.