SIGHTING RECORD #27654

Observer
Nick Massett - IWDG
Event Date 26/04/2017 09:00
Duration 10 mins
Location Clogher Head, Slea Head Peninsula, Co. Kerry ( 52.1507,-10.4597 )
Reported location 52.21315890919245,-10.496153781738
Platform Headland/spit
Species humpback whale
Number seen
Min 1
Best 1
Max 1
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Observed surfacing a few times before losing track of animal.
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Travelling
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 N
Glare (°) 0
Visibility 16-20 km
Cloud cover 50
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics spotting scope
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