The video of the whale in Minorca. 📷 Imatges: Miquel Ferrer | Twitter: @IB3

IB3 has tweeted video of a humpback whale that fishermen spotted off the shores of Minorca at the weekend.

The 20 metre whale, which probably weighs around 70 tons, was swimming in the shallow waters of Ciutadella.

The video was recorded by Miquel Ferrer and uploaded to twitter by IB3 to the delight of many.