The JCR spent much of the day in sight of Greenland, with a heat haze seen across the pack ice.
Not a great deal of wildlife in the past twenty four hours, a few seals and birds but nothing overly exciting.
Noon Position Report Thursday, 25 July 2013
|Latitude:||76° 30.9 N|
|Longitude:||015° 29.2 W|
|Bearing:||255 °T, 420 Nm from Longyearbyen|
|Total Distance Travelled:||2170|
|Total Steam Time:||204.93|
|Total Average Speed:||10.59|
|Wind:||Direction SW, Force 4|
|Air Temp: 2.8 °C||Sea Temp: 2.7 °C|
|Pressure: 1012.7||Tendency (3hrs): Falling|
Thick fog through most of period, lifting occasionally, clearing from 0700.
V/l Moving easily in open water to slight sea & low swell.
V/l working through 3-7/10ths pack ice overnight for part of period.