SIGHTING RECORD #28339

Observer
Colin Barnes - Cork Whale Watch
Event Date 02/10/2017 18:15
Duration 15 mins
Location Toe Head, Co. Cork
Reported location 51.466,-9.183
Platform Headland/spit
Species fin whale
Number seen
Min 1
Best 1
Max 2
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Observed from Toe Head in same latitude as the Stags.
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Milling
Direction of Travelling Variable
Environment
Sea state Large wavelets. Crests begin to break. Some whitecaps.
Swell n/a
Wind force n/a
Wind direction n/a
Glare (°)
Visibility 11-15 km
Cloud cover
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics binoculars and spotting scope
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