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 nothing during the night with a negative impact on average speed. Had to repair the head sail pole that had come loose due to all the flapping in low wind/significant waves. More wind again today. Less than 500 nm to go will be celebrated!
Sea state: 1.0 – 1.5 m swell from ESE.
Fishing: Nothing to report.
CsB still within sight.
All is well.

I am the Captain of this ship, and I have my Wife´s permission to say so!

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