SIGHTING RECORD #29275

Observer
Colin Barnes - Cork Whale Watch
Event Date 07/05/2018 12:00
Duration 1 mins
Location Stags Rocks, Near Toe Head, Co. Cork
Reported location 51.46799466797054,-9.248862216796851
Platform Whalewatching vessel
Species basking shark
Number seen
Min 1
Best 1
Max 1
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes 3rd species during brief sighting
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Large wavelets. Crests begin to break. Some whitecaps.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 3: Gentle breeze
Wind direction n/a
Glare (°)
Visibility 1-5 km
Cloud cover
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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