SIGHTING RECORD #32530

Observer
Philip Galbraith - Commercial fisherman
Event Date 06/02/2020 12:40
Duration 20 mins
Location Portmuck, Island Magee, Co. Antrim ( 54.8330,-5.7111 )
Reported location 54.84045590741509,-5.7106577107573
Platform Fishing vessel
Species bottlenose dolphin
Number seen
Min 15
Best 17
Max 20
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 12
Juveniles 5
Calves 0
Notes Image of this encounter south of Portmuck area
Known animals -
Photos

Behaviour Travelling
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Small wavelets. Glassy crests - not breaking.
Swell n/a
Wind force 3: Gentle breeze
Wind direction S
Glare (°)
Visibility 11-15 km
Cloud cover 100
Water depth (m) 14
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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