SIGHTING RECORD #36835

Observer
Ann Trimble - IWDG
Andrew Malcolm - IWDG
Event Date 09/01/2021 15:30
Duration 5 mins
Location Helvic Head, Co. Waterford ( 52.0520,-7.5380 )
Reported location 51.99513548014976,-7.5023128515625
Platform Headland/spit
Species minke whale
Number seen
Min 1
Best 1
Max 1
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 1
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes 3rd whale species of today's watch
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 2: Light breeze
Wind direction n/a
Glare (°)
Visibility > 20 km
Cloud cover 25
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics binoculars and spotting scope
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