Tahiti – Tonga – Day 1

Day 1: 17.08.18 2200 UTC, 1200 BoatTime (UTC-10) Position: 17:15S 152:04W COG: 275 SOG: 5.3 (average 24 hrs) Wind: 5 - 15 kn SSE - E Sailed distance: 146 nm Sailed last 24 hours: 128 nm Distance to Tonga: 1.264 nm Weather: Nice, but dark clouds = pitch black during the night. So good to [...]

Tahiti – Tonga – Day 0

Day 0: 16.08.18 2200 UTC, 1200 BoatTime (UTC-10) Position: 17:25S 149:52W COG: 290 SOG: 5.5 (average 3 hrs) Wind: 0 - 5 kn SE - NE Sailed distance: 18 nm Sailed last 24 hours: 18 nm Distance to Tonga: 1.410 nm Weather: Nice, but no wind. Finally we are heading out of Papeete Marina and [...]

Alene i paradiset Raroia

Hei, Her kommer en liten oppdatering fra KEA-Crew. Vi "befinner oss i et område uten dekning". Raroia, Tuamotu, Fransk Polynesia. Vi nyter ganske late dager i paradis. Dvs matrosene er flinke å ha litt skole nesten hver dag, Capt. TK fisker med harpun (med vekslende hell) og Mrs. Wifi baker, lager yoghurt og prøver å [...]

Galapagos – Marquesas – Day 22

Day 22: 07.05.18 2100 UTC, 1200 BoatTime (UTC-9) Position: 10:16S 136:21W COG: 260 SOG: 5,5 (average 24 hrs) Wind: 5-15 kn E Sailed distance: 2900 Sailed last 24 hours: 131 Distance to Fatu Hiva: 130 (great circle line, updated all the way into the anchorage) Weather: Nice! Wind finally picked up so that we could [...]

Galapagos – Marquesas – Day 21

Day 21: 06.05.18 2100 UTC, 1200 BoatTime (UTC-9) Position: 10:07S 134:10W COG: 260 SOG: 5,6 (average 24 hrs) Wind: 5-10 kn E Sailed distance: 2769 Sailed last 24 hours: 135 Distance to Fatu Hiva: 269 (great circle line, updated) Weather: Nice! But not enough wind to keep up the speed going straight down wind. Some [...]

Galapagos – Marquesas – Day 20

Day 20: 05.05.18 2100 UTC, 1200 BoatTime (UTC-9) Position: 9:57S 131:51W COG: 260 SOG: 4,9 (average 24 hrs) Wind: 5-10 kn E Sailed distance: 2634 Sailed last 24 hours: 117 Distance to Fatu Hiva: 383 (great circle line, updated) Weather: Nice! But not enough wind to keep up the speed going straight down wind. Wind [...]

Galapagos – Marquesas – Day 19

Day 19: 04.05.18 2100 UTC, 1200 BoatTime (UTC-9: NB! New Time Zone) Position: 9:47S 129:59W COG: 260 SOG: 5,2 (average 25 hrs) Wind: 8-12 kn E Sailed distance: 2395 Sailed last 24 hours: 129 Distance to Fatu Hiva: 500 (great circle line, updated) Weather: Nice! Some cloud activity during the night. Wind dropped to almost [...]

Galapagos – Marquesas – Day 18

Day 18: 03.05.18 2000 UTC, 1200 BoatTime (UTC-8) Position: 9:36S 127:52W COG: 265 SOG: 5,1 (average 24 hrs) Wind: 8-12 kn E Sailed distance: 2388 Sailed last 24 hours: 122 Distance to Fatu Hiva: 630 (great circle line, updated) Weather: Nice! Some cloud activity during the night. Wind dropped to almost nothing during the night [...]