The Atlantic; 3rd times a charm

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Take 1 ocean and 6 crew, leave Lyford Key in the Bahamas – make a brief stop in Faial in the Azores – take 19 days to arrive in Palma, Mallorca and there you have my 3rd Atlantic Crossing (West to East) 

An Atlantic Crossing by numbers

Days at Sea – 19

Nautical miles travelled – 4294

Hours spent on watch a day – 4

Hours spent on watch a night – 3

Total hours spent on watch – 931

Books read – 9

Engine hours clocked – 504

Stops – 1

Days stopped – 4 days

Pieces of crockery smashed – 4

Meals eaten – 57

Birthdays – 2

Litres of fuel burnt – 15634

Crew – 6

Whales spotted – 6

Most layers of clothing worn at one time – 12

Shooting stars – 4

Full moons – 1

Leaks found – 3

Time zone changes – 3

Cumulative cups of tea drank – 328

Arrival drinks consumed in Palma –  200 approx; Unsure of correct figure

May, 2016 (Palma)

 

 

 

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