Date of tagging: Sep. 14, 2019
Transmission stopped: Sep. 30, 2019
Photo: M. Uhart
Rapidito’s 16 day tracking route (750 km)
White circle indicates last position received.
September 14 – September 30, 2019
Rapidito transmitted data until September 30. During the two weeks his satellite transmitter was functioning this juvenile whale traveled between the area of Puerto Pirámides, the entrance to Golfo Nuevo and the southern coast of the gulf. His last transmitted location was near Punta Conscripto. He was observed by the tracking team the day before losing contact.
The largest dot represents the last registered position in this period. The accompanying number is the identification code of the satellite transmitter attached to this individual.