SIGHTING RECORD #29594

Observer
Nick Massett - IWDG
Event Date 15/09/2018 09:00
Duration 45 mins
Location Clogher Head, Slea Head Peninsula, Co. Kerry ( 52.1507,-10.4597 )
Reported location 52.149794621972546,-10.604300449219
Platform Headland/spit
Species humpback whale
Number seen
Min 2
Best 2
Max 3
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Breaching observed
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Feeding
Breaching
Tail-fluking
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Small waves getting longer. Many whitecaps.
Swell 2+ m
Wind force 3: Gentle breeze
Wind direction SW
Glare (°) 0
Visibility 11-15 km
Cloud cover 100
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics binoculars and spotting scope
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