SIGHTING RECORD #28723

Observer
Colin Barnes - Cork Whale Watch
Event Date 03/12/2017 13:00
Duration 60 mins
Location Reen Pier to Cape Clear, Co. Cork
Reported location 51.436330410411806,-9.257101962890601
Platform Whalewatching vessel
Species common dolphin
Number seen
Min 40
Best 45
Max 50
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes 3rd of 4 species observed during 4 Hr whale watch trip, in 2 main groups.
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Bow-riding
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Ripples like fish scales. No foam crests.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 2: Light breeze
Wind direction N
Glare (°) 10
Visibility > 20 km
Cloud cover
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog) none
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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