SIGHTING RECORD #38940

Observer
Dixie Collins - IWDG
Event Date 19/09/2021 11:25
Duration 20 mins
Location Loop Head, Co. Clare ( 52.5583,-9.9250 )
Reported location 52.5990642547196,-9.9372565001249
Platform Headland/spit
Species humpback whale
Number seen
Min 3
Best 3
Max 3
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes One feeding Two blows one mile apart in scope view Another HB blowing regularly 2 miles away
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Feeding
Travelling
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Small waves getting longer. Many whitecaps.
Swell 2+ m
Wind force 4: Moderate breeze
Wind direction W
Glare (°)
Visibility 6-10 km
Cloud cover
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics binoculars
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