Recent basking shark sightings in Manx waters

Date Time # of sharks (<2m) # of sharks (2-8m) # of sharks (>8m) Behaviour Duration Location Observer
30/06/2022 16:24 0 0 1 Swimming 2 North coast of the Calf of Man Tom Morgan and Gemma Scotts
30/06/2022 13:50 0 0 0 Suspected feeding 15 Scarlett Virginia Keig
27/06/2022 12:00 0 0 1 Suspected feeding 5 3 miles west of Peel Max Crookall
23/06/2022 16:45 0 0 0 Suspected feeding 1 Half a mile north of Calf Sound Malcolm Stewart
22/06/2022 19:20 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 2 6km SW of Chicken Rock David Bellamy & others
22/06/2022 18:15 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 20 Herring tower Langness Richard and Janice Cooil
21/06/2022 17:15 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 25 350m off Glen Wyllin Ian Young
21/06/2022 19:15 0 0 0 Suspected feeding 20 Port Wallberry, Marine Drive Manx Ornithological Society Marine Drive walk
18/06/2022 11:00 1 0 0 Swimming 15 Marine Drive Craig Whalley
16/06/2022 12:10 0 0 0 Suspected feeding 20 Douglas head Ian Wilcock
15/06/2022 11:05 0 0 0 Suspected feeding 35 Douglas head Ian Wilcock
15/06/2022 12:10 0 3 0 Tight circling 20 6 miles south Sugar loaf Kirrie jenkins, Doug Patrick
15/06/2022 15:15 1 0 0 Suspected feeding 5 Port Erin bay Not recorded
15/06/2022 15:15 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 20 West of Calf of Man Quentin De Backer
15/06/2022 13:45 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 30 Port Soderick Jordan Palfreman