SIGHTING RECORD #29514

Observer
Richard O' Shea - Public
Event Date 18/08/2018 00:00
Duration 2 mins
Location Belfast Harbour, Belfast Lough, Co. Antrim
Reported location 54.67710711572656,-5.8054113856872
Platform Ferry
Species harbour porpoise
Number seen
Min 2
Best 2
Max 2
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 2
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Regular visitors to the area around 5&6 bouys. Seen from 80m ship
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Feeding
Direction of Travelling South
Environment
Sea state Ripples like fish scales. No foam crests.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 3: Gentle breeze
Wind direction SW
Glare (°)
Visibility 16-20 km
Cloud cover 0
Water depth (m) 9
Precipitation (rain/fog) No
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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