Hawaiian Petrel

Pterodroma sandwichensis

ML67214641


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Elizabeth Hamel
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eBird Checklist S38831177
Shearwater Journeys_08/25/17_Leg 6/7
Monterey, California, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 36.751, -122.057 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Sighted at start of leg 6, water temp 58.5F and water depth 315 Fathoms, initially found by Alex Rinkert as it came up in the wake of the boat. an obvious dark rumped Pterodroma with high arching flight. Contrasting dark colored dorsum and bright underneath. Dark hood with limited extension below eye-level, with white forehead. Dark margin to the leading and trailing edge of the underwing. Some evidence of molt. extensively photographed.

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Lens model
EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM +1.4x III
f-stop
f/8.0
Focal length
560 mm
Shutter speed
1/4000 sec
ISO
800
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
740KB
Dimensions
1231 x 915

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