SIGHTING RECORD #32400

Observer
Sandy Rimmington - Public
Event Date 22/01/2020 14:40
Duration 10 mins
Location Ling Rocks, South Cork Harbour, Co. Cork ( 51.6220,-8.3250 )
Reported location 51.660,-8.190
Platform Other vessel/unspecified vessel
Species fin whale
Number seen
Min 2
Best 2
Max 3
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Sandy confident these not humpbacks, due to length and absence of tail fluking. Likely feeding on herring.
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Feeding
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Ripples like fish scales. No foam crests.
Swell 1-2 m
Wind force 2: Light breeze
Wind direction N
Glare (°) 0
Visibility 11-15 km
Cloud cover
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog) None
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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