Recent basking shark sightings in Manx waters

Date Time # of sharks (<2m) # of sharks (2-8m) # of sharks (>8m) Behaviour Duration Location Observer
14/06/2022 21:30 0 0 2 Suspected feeding 35 Marine drive Port Soderick end Kevin Sharpe
13/06/2022 19:55 0 1 0 Tight circling 15 Fort Island David Bellamy & Robert Fisher
12/06/2022 10:40 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 120 Peel headlands-breakwater John Baker, Alastair Sutherland, Jon Corlett, Elli Gawne, Julie Howarth
11/06/2022 15:15 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 160 Gansey bay Tim, Richard Corlett
09/06/2022 10:57 0 0 0 Suspected feeding 10 Jurby Lizzie Coote
07/06/2022 18:00 1 0 0 Suspected feeding 10 Marine drive MWDW
06/06/2022 16:40 0 0 0 Swimming 5 5m off Port Erin Faye Devlin
03/06/2022 11:05 0 1 0 Swimming 1 Half a mile west of Spanish Head Malcolm Stewart
02/06/2022 15:20 1 0 0 Swimming 1 Off Jurby head Malcolm Stewart
29/05/2022 12:00 1 0 0 Suspected feeding 5 East of the Sound MWDW
26/05/2022 13:40 0 1 0 Swimming 15 Peel Castle Eric Holmes, Oliver & Sarah Middleton
24/05/2022 18:00 0 1 0 Swimming 30 Port Erin bay Elizabeth Lawton
14/05/2022 17:50 0 0 0 Suspected feeding 5 The Chasms Alessia
07/05/2022 14:00 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 45 300m east of the Calf of Man Caroline & Phil Roriston and David
03/05/2022 14:45 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 10 Port Erin