SIGHTING RECORD #27819

Observer
Paddy Judge - Public
Event Date 27/05/2017 11:00
Duration 8 mins
Location Bray, Co. Wicklow ( 53.2160,-6.0580 )
Reported location 53.273,-6.045
Platform Other vessel/unspecified vessel
Species minke whale
Number seen
Min 1
Best 1
Max 1
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 1
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes A nice and rare enough whale sighting record for Co.Wicklow in area 2.5 nm east Bray head.
Known animals -
Photos


Behaviour Travelling
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Ripples like fish scales. No foam crests.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 1: Light air
Wind direction N
Glare (°) 0
Visibility 1-5 km
Cloud cover 100
Water depth (m) 28
Precipitation (rain/fog) light mist
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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