This was taken around 7:30 a.m. as the sun was just peeking over the volcano. The island was still in shadow on this side but the sun was high enough and the whale was far enough off shore for the sunlight to light up the water spray.
Here's some whale trivia for you; the air and water from a whale blow is traveling at 300 miles per hour!
I can't wait to get back to Maui!!