Mottled Petrel

Pterodroma inexpectata

ML147310201


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Jacob Drucker
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eBird Checklist S54223821
Pacific Ocean (19.5190,-156.3392)
Hawaii, Hawaii, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 19.519, -156.3392 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Medium sized pterodroma. The only pterodroma in the pacific with a grayish belly. Dark blue gray in the light we had it appeared to be silvery gray with a very distinctive M band on the upperwings. Distinctive dark belly. Very large dark bar on the underwing coverts. Black on the trailing edge of the underwing and black on the primary tips. Significantly less than on a BWPE or HAPE. Flew up port side of boat, northbound.

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Lens model
EF400mm f/5.6L USM
f-stop
f/8.0
Focal length
400 mm
Shutter speed
1/6400 sec
ISO
640
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
2,451KB
Dimensions
3190 x 2127

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