SIGHTING RECORD #35714

Observer
Dan Lettice - IWDG
Colin Barnes - Cork Whale Watch
Event Date 08/08/2020 11:30
Duration 60 mins
Location Rosscarbery Bay, Co. Cork
Reported location 51.467,-9.035
Platform Multiple: land & boat based
Species fin whale
Number seen
Min 5
Best 5
Max 6
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes single fin whale seen on PM trip, and land based sighting by D. Lettice from Cloghna Hd.
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Feeding
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 S
Glare (°)
Visibility 16-20 km
Cloud cover 0
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog) None
Effort Watch No
Optics binoculars
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