Murphy's Petrel

Pterodroma ultima

ML101420031


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Bruce Rideout
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eBird Checklist S45686182
Offshore Oregon hour 4 of 7
Lincoln, Oregon, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 44.81, -125.258 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Medium-sized all-dark petrel with long, angular, pointed wings cocked at the carpi, dark gray back (in contrast to the browner Sooty Shearwater), brownish upper wing bars, small dark tubenose bill, pale chin, and silvery flash limited to the base of the primaries. Medium-length tapered tail. Flight typically arcing with long glides. Two each at 44.812, -125.238; 44.865, -125.242; and 45.062, -125.250; and one each at 44.948, -125.244; 44.985, -125, 246; 45.008, -125.247; and 45.085, -125.251.

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 7D
Lens model
EF400mm f/5.6L USM
f-stop
f/5.6
Focal length
400 mm
Shutter speed
1/2500 sec
ISO
2000
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
734KB
Dimensions
1138 x 759

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