SIGHTING RECORD #34860

Observer
Dan Lettice - IWDG
Event Date 31/03/2020 19:40
Duration 1 mins
Location Cloghna Head, Rosscarbery Bay, Co. Cork
Reported location 51.54688359548316,-9.0010615490234
Platform Headland/spit
Species minke whale
Number seen
Min 1
Best 1
Max 1
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 1
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Saw animal surface once about 2km south of Cloghna Head. Moving west to east. 
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Travelling
Direction of Travelling East
Environment
Sea state Small wavelets. Glassy crests - not breaking.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 3: Gentle breeze
Wind direction NE
Glare (°)
Visibility 16-20 km
Cloud cover 63
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog) None
Effort Watch No
Optics binoculars
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