SIGHTING RECORD #27395

Observer
Nick Massett - IWDG
Event Date 23/03/2017 11:30
Duration 60 mins
Location Slea Head, Co. Kerry ( 52.1028,-10.4486 )
Reported location 52.09530504142311,-10.455384204712
Platform Headland/spit
Species minke whale
Number seen
Min 2
Best 2
Max 2
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 2
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes 3rd consecutive day of minke whale activity off Slea Head..see images
Known animals -
Photos


Behaviour Feeding
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 NW
Glare (°) 30
Visibility 11-15 km
Cloud cover 50
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics binoculars and spotting scope
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