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The iconic 94-foot-long blue whale of the Natural History Museum is cleaned annually in New York

New York City (WABC)-The iconic blue whale of the Natural History Museum is cleaned annually.

The entire body of the 94-foot-long whale dusts every nine months.

The blue whale was first installed in 1969.

This is the largest model of the largest animal ever lived on Earth.

It is made of fiberglass and polyurethane and weighs 21,000 pounds.

The whole job takes a day and a half.

Museum employees say the hardest part of the job is maneuvering the lift around the whale.

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The iconic 94-foot-long blue whale of the Natural History Museum is cleaned annually in New York

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