SIGHTING RECORD #47358

Observer
Brian Power - Public
Event Date 10/07/2024 17:00
Duration 240 mins
Location Skellig Island, Co. Kerry ( 0.0000,0.0000 )
Reported location 51.77716444022265,-10.540614078369138
Platform Multiple: land & boat based
Species humpback whale
Number seen
Min 1
Best 2
Max 3
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 1
Calves 0
Notes Observation distance ranged from 30m to the last sighting 2km+ away. Selected of images provided from encounter. No fluke ID available yet. See attached
Known animals -
Photos



Behaviour Feeding
Tail-fluking
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Flat as a mirror.
Swell n/a
Wind force n/a
Wind direction n/a
Glare (°)
Visibility n/a
Cloud cover
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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