Watch the majestic moment a humpback whale breaches in front of snorkelers

Snorkelers Witness Incredible Moment Humpback Whale Breaches with Calf

INSIDE EDITION -- These snorkelers were in for an incredible treat in the waters of Hawaii.

Footage taken from above the water near Kaupulehu shows a humpback whale calf swimming closely beside its mother and twisting and turning through the waves.

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Then, in an astonishing moment captured on a GoPro, the whale breaches and jumps into the air.

The footage was shared as part of a commercial for GoPro. The company credited Fabin Jobin and Anders Carlson for capturing the "jaw-dropping" footage.

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It's not the first time the camera company has featured amazing creatures: previous campaigns have starred a grizzly bear slapping the camera and close encounters with elephants.

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Watch the majestic moment a humpback whale breaches in front of snorkelers
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 15: A Humpback whale in mid lunge, feeding on Bunker off NYC's Rockaway Beach on September 15, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Artie Raslich/Getty Images)
SEA OF CORTEZ, BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO - 2015/02/20: Humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) slapping the pectoral fin on the water in the Bahia de La Paz, Sea of Cortez in Baja California, Mexico. (Photo by Wolfgang Kaehler/LightRocket via Getty Images)
Humpback mother and calf.Baja Coast MexicoThe 2 whales were swimming along the Baja coast of Mexico, in the Pacific Ocean just outside Cabo
Humpback whale calf with mother shot in Vava'u Tonga in clear water. Sun is sparkling on the whales back.
Pod of humpback whales Maui, Hawaii at sunset.
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USA, Alaska, Humpback Whales (Megaptera novaengliae) sending up plumes of mist while group feeding in Chatham Strait on summer evening
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