Sunday, 26 February 2017
A rough shiny day!
BUT today we sat out in the beautiful sunshine looking at the cobalt-blue shiny waves.
We're now using the same 2007 chart we used for our last NZ-Chile nonstop.
2007: we were at 43 degrees South
2017: we're at 37 degrees South
2007: water temperature: 13 degrees C
2017: up to 20 C
2007: 33-day passage
2017 (probable): 39 days
2007: we were "knocked down" (boat slewed sideways and top of mast hit the water)
2017: a more conservative navigation schema will preclude a knock-down
Earlier, we got a chance to have calimari for dinner when this gift arrived from Neptune!
At 2017-02-27 06:04 (utc) our position was 37°07.29'S 115°36.18'W