SIGHTING RECORD #38944

Observer
Colin Barnes - Cork Whale Watch
Event Date 18/09/2021 13:15
Duration 0 mins
Location Gascanaun Sound: Cape Clear-Sherkin Isl., Co. Cork
Reported location 51.40229010857402,-9.420329101562503
Platform Whalewatching vessel
Species minke whale
Number seen
Min 2
Best 2
Max 2
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 2
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes 2nd of 3 sightings of 4 hr whale watch trip
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Milling
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Large wavelets. Crests begin to break. Some whitecaps.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force n/a
Wind direction n/a
Glare (°)
Visibility 11-15 km
Cloud cover 0
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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