SIGHTING RECORD #36444

Observer
Sinead Phelan - Public
Maria Begadon - Public
Event Date 26/10/2020 17:30
Duration 60 mins
Location Tramore Bay, Co. Waterford
Reported location 52.073720858628036,-7.118292426975543
Platform Land
Species fin whale
Number seen
Min 1
Best 2
Max 4
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Multiple reports. Given blow type and recent run of fin whale sightings, IWDG on balance satisfied that these are fin whales
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Moderate, longer waves. Many whitecaps. Some spray.
Swell 1-2 m
Wind force 4: Moderate breeze
Wind direction var
Glare (°) 0000
Visibility 11-15 km
Cloud cover 0
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics binoculars
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