Usa Shark attacks

2314 attacks recorded (173 fatal)
Usa shark attacks
Date Region Location Fatal?
Florida Hutchinson Island, Martin County N
Jul 3rd 1879 California Los Angeles N
Dec 4th 1879 Mississippi River mouth Y
Connecticut Branford N
Aug 9th 1878 New York East River Y
Aug 8th 1878 New York Brooklyn Y
Georgia Cumberland Island N
Hawaii Waikiki N
Jul 15th 1874 New York Coney Island N
Jul 28th 1873 Maryland Chester River N
Hawaii Kawahae N
Hawaii N
Aug 1st 1871 New York Long Island N
Jul 27th 1870 North Carolina Smithville (now Southport), Brunswick County N
Sep 2nd 1865 New York Greenport Sound, Long Island N
Texas Brazos Y
Aug 12th 1864 New York Mahattan N
South Carolina Stono Inlet, near Charleston, Charleston County N
Aug 1st 1860 New York Brooklyn N
Aug 31st 1858 New York Staten Island, Richmond County N
Aug 29th 1858 New York Staten Island, Richmond County N
Sep 30th 1855 North Carolina Cape Hatteras N
Sep 28th 1853 North Carolina Morehead, Carteret County N
South Carolina Charleston Harbor, Charleston County Y
North Carolina Morehead, Carteret County N
Dec 4th 2022 South Carolina Off the Battery N
Florida Near Fernandina Bar, Nassau County Y
Aug 1st 1852 Virginia Norfolk Y
Dec 4th 2022 South Carolina Mount Pleasant, Charleston County Y
Mar 1st 1851 Hawaii Honolulu Harbor Y
Dec 4th 2022 California San Francisco Bay (or San Leandro Bay), near cannery, Alameda County N
Jun 8th 1849 Florida Pensacola, Escambia County Y
Jun 8th 1849 Florida Pensacola, Escambia County Y
Aug 31st 1848 Maryland Patapsco River N
Dec 4th 2022 South Carolina Charleston Harbor, Charleston County N
South Carolina N
Florida Pensacola Bay, Escambia County Y
South Carolina Charleston Harbor, Charleston County Y
South Carolina Magwoods Wharf, Charleston Harbor, Charleston County N
South Carolina N
Jul 26th 1830 Massachusetts Swampscott, Essex County Y
Dec 4th 2022 Hawaii Uo, Lahaina, Maui Y
Jun 24th 1817 South Carolina Charleston Harbor, Charleston County Y
Rhode Island Bristol Harbor Y
Sep 1st 1805 New York Sag Harbor, Suffolk County N
Dec 4th 1779 Hawaii Maliu, Hawai'i Y
Dec 4th 2022 New York Between Manhattan and The Bronx Y
South Carolina Charleston N
Hawaii Oahu N
California Monterey Y
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Attacks by region

Attacks by location

  • New Smyrna Beach, Volusia County (184)
  • Daytona Beach, Volusia County (34)
  • Ponce Inlet, Volusia County (23)
  • Melbourne Beach, Brevard County (21)
  • Myrtle Beach, Horry County (18)
  • Isle of Palms, Charleston County (15)
  • Jacksonville Beach, Duval County (14)
  • Cocoa Beach, Brevard County (14)
  • Ponce Inlet, New Smyrna Beach, Volusia County (13)
  • Jensen Beach, Martin County (12)

Attacks by month

  • January (54)
  • February (61)
  • March (104)
  • April (164)
  • May (160)
  • June (249)
  • July (368)
  • August (349)
  • September (309)
  • October (211)
  • November (119)
  • December (68)