SIGHTING RECORD #37797

Observer
Dan Lettice - IWDG
Event Date 14/06/2021 20:20
Duration 3 mins
Location Cloghna Head, Rosscarbery Bay, Co. Cork
Reported location 51.5525679977562,-9.0178271010518
Platform Headland/spit
Species minke whale
Number seen
Min 1
Best 1
Max 15
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 1
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Observed c1.5km SW of Cloghna Hd
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Travelling
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Small wavelets. Glassy crests - not breaking.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 3: Gentle breeze
Wind direction SW
Glare (°)
Visibility 16-20 km
Cloud cover
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics binoculars and spotting scope
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