SIGHTING RECORD #42163

Observer
Daniel King - Public
Event Date 03/12/2022 11:00
Duration 3 mins
Location Galway Bay, Co. Galway
Reported location 53.0865091915638,-9.4275854900479
Platform Other vessel/unspecified vessel
Species whale species
Number seen
Min 1
Best 1
Max 1
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 1
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Reported to IWDG as probable minke whale, feeding with some dolphins.
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Feeding
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Small wavelets. Glassy crests - not breaking.
Swell 1-2 m
Wind force 3: Gentle breeze
Wind direction E
Glare (°)
Visibility 1-5 km
Cloud cover
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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