SIGHTING RECORD #27817

Observer
Christie O' Toole - Public
Event Date 25/05/2017 09:25
Duration 18 mins
Location Skellig Island, Co. Kerry
Reported location 51.44969,-10.18773
Platform Other vessel/unspecified vessel
Species dolphin species
Number seen
Min 25
Best 30
Max 35
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 29
Juveniles 1
Calves 0
Notes Bunavilla Pier to Skelligs. Most likely to be common dolphins. Awaiting description.
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Small waves getting longer. Many whitecaps.
Swell 1-2 m
Wind force 4: Moderate breeze
Wind direction SE
Glare (°) 10
Visibility 16-20 km
Cloud cover 25
Water depth (m) 50
Precipitation (rain/fog) Some fog which lifted
Effort Watch No
Optics binoculars
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