SIGHTING RECORD #29295

Observer
Colin Barnes - Cork Whale Watch
Event Date 12/05/2018 11:00
Duration 60 mins
Location Union Hall, Co. Cork
Reported location 51.4,-9.066
Platform Whalewatching vessel
Species humpback whale
Number seen
Min 1
Best 1
Max 1
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Just 1 humpback whale observed and flukes obtained by John Holden confirm this to be HBIRL62
Known animals -
Photos

Behaviour Tail-fluking
Direction of Travelling Variable
Environment
Sea state Large wavelets. Crests begin to break. Some whitecaps.
Swell 1-2 m
Wind force n/a
Wind direction n/a
Glare (°)
Visibility 11-15 km
Cloud cover
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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