terça-feira, 3 de outubro de 2017

Log of the Cruise – At Sea 8th December 2016





(The following log features extracts from the Ship’s Official Log Book, with the entries recorded by the Officer of the Watch on the Navigational Bridge - 10-Day Eastern Caribbean - November, 30 - December, 10, 2016)

 On departure from St. Thomas, Royal Princess set a northwesterly course through the Nares Abyssal Plain (Atlantic Ocean) after passing the Island of Puerto Rico on our port side. Throughout the day, we continued on a north-easterly course passing north of Turks and Caicos Islands. Late this night, we passed 5 nautical miles (5.7 statute miles) to the north of Harbour Island before making our final approach to Nassau.

Weather experienced during the day:
Noon Position: 25º 05.2 N 077º 21.1´ W
Wind: East north Easterly Force 4 "Moderate Breeze"
Sky: Sunny/light clouds
Pressure: 1019 hpa
Temperature: 23º C / 73º F