Credit: Chinese Press

Nukka is an orca who was captured in Russia and lives at Chimelong Ocean Kingdom. Nukka's age and sex have not been confirmed, but Nukka is assumed to be a female. Nukka means "younger sister" in Inuit. It is known that, as of February 2017, Nukka has grown by over 4 feet since being in human care. So far, it is not known which whale Nukka is.


Age-9 to 17

Captured-Between 2013-2015

Age at Capture-1 to 12

Place of Capture-Sea of Okhotsk, Russia


  • Unknown (Russian)

Origin of Nukka

  • Inuit for "Younger Sister"
  • Pronounced: nuh KAH


  • 100% Russian Transient

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