LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Stunning footage of glowing dolphins gliding through the water was captured off the Newport Beach coastline Wednesday night.

The video, taken aboard a whale watching boat, showed the dolphins as bioluminescent streaks of blue as they whooshed and shimmied their way through the waters.

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The footage was shot by photographer Patrick Coyne and posted to social media by Newport Coastal Adventure.

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Experts attribute the phenomenon to thick red tides lingering off the coastline. It’s not clear how long those conditions will last.

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