Shark Attack Map

When compared to the number of humans in the ocean each day, shark attacks and bites are actually quite rare. The majority of shark attacks involve minor injuries and occur off the Atlantic coast of Florida, where the water is rough and bait fish feed.

Tracking Sharks uses direct local sources and witness reports whenever possible. Due to occasional language barriers and unique locale location names, it is not possible in all cases to find exact locations of shark attacks bites. In such cases, Tracking Sharks will post as close to the believed area as possible. If you see any corrections, please feel free to contact Tracking Sharks.

The Shark Attack Map can be open in full-screen mode by clicking the expand button in the top right of the map. Select Legend in the Map to see link to full report of shark incidents. Press legend again on mobile to collapse.

The 2022 Shark Attack Map features locations and information on shark bites and attacks around the world for the year 2022.

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