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Fluorescent fireworks or otherworldly hovercraft? Flower hat jellies defy definition. This nocturnal species drifts in the dark and attaches to the seafloor as the sun shines. Their dazzling bells attract curious fish, while curly tentacles ensnare prey. Thanks to Instagrammer @sandman617 for this vivid video!

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Going somewhere? Juvenile cancer crabs hitch rides on sea nettles, dropping off as jellies get closer to shore. It’s the beach or bust for these travelers! Thanks to Instagrammer @reesies87 for this fun video!

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Mola memories? Sea anemone selfies? We love to see your favorite Aquarium photos! Use the hashtags #MontereyBayAquarium and #FanFriday on Instagram—we’ll highlight some of the best each week. 

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Another look back at a great year: Our most popular Instagram image of 2013, from @jimsiphone. Does it make you want to be here now?
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Another look back at a great year: Our most popular Instagram image of 2013, from @jimsiphone. Does it make you want to be here now?

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Congratulations to Instagrammer @neosharama, who took this amazing photo of crown jellies at the Aquarium. She’s the winner of our recent “Share Your Love of Jellies” contest! 
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Congratulations to Instagrammer @neosharama, who took this amazing photo of crown jellies at the Aquarium. She’s the winner of our recent “Share Your Love of Jellies” contest!

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It’s not too late! Share your Instagram jellies images and you could win an Aquarium Adventure for four. Ends Friday! Thanks to @jocorazon for this great shot.
Enter and check out the great images we’ve received so far. 

It’s not too late! Share your Instagram jellies images and you could win an Aquarium Adventure for four. Ends Friday! Thanks to @jocorazon for this great shot.

Enter and check out the great images we’ve received so far

Have you shared your favorite jellies images on Instagram yet? You could win an Aquarium Adventure for four. Ends Friday! Thanks to @deerwalker, @honeygirl1978 and @reesies87 for the beautiful shots.

Enter and check out the great images we’ve received so far.  

Delicate, purpose-built, beautiful. Only nature can do this. Have you submitted your Instagram jellies images yet? We’d love to see them, and you could win an aquarium adventure for four!
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Delicate, purpose-built, beautiful. Only nature can do this. Have you submitted your Instagram jellies images yet? We’d love to see them, and you could win an aquarium adventure for four!

Learn more and view all the entries

Have you shared your favorite jellies image on Instagram yet? You could win an Aquarium Adventure for four!
Enter and check out the great shots we’ve received so far.
(Thanks to Randall Fox for the great blubber jelly photo.) 

Have you shared your favorite jellies image on Instagram yet? You could win an Aquarium Adventure for four!

Enter and check out the great shots we’ve received so far.

(Thanks to Randall Fox for the great blubber jelly photo.) 

We’ve received amazing entries for our Instagram contest! Share your love of jellies and you could win an Aquarium Adventure for four.

Thanks to @juliadali, @seaturtle500, @kelatdavis, @trombgirl, @shawnmcconnell, @jumpingjewels. 

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The Monterey Bay Aquarium, perched on the edge of a world-famous coastline, is your window to the wonders of the ocean. It’s located on historic Cannery Row in Monterey and is open daily except Christmas Day.

For more information about our animals and exhibits, and to view our live web cams, please visit www.montereybayaquarium.org.

Hours of operation vary by season. Daily schedules and tickets are available on our website or by calling
(831) 648-4800.