Vega

Vega

Sun Oct 29 13:45 2017 NZDT
Weather: Cold!

Snug in our berth! Regards Hugh SY Vega


Fri Oct 27 14:09 2017 NZDT
Speed: 5.5knts
Run: 142.1nm (257.2km)
Avg: 5.7knts
24hr: 137nm
33 40.0S 174 09.8E
Weather: Wind 9kts WNW. Thin high cloud. Smooth sea

Motorsailing. Position at 1300 NZ DT (UTC+13). ETA 28.10.2017 am Regards Hugh SY Vega


Thu Oct 26 13:15 2017 NZDT
Speed: 4.8knts
Run: 101.6nm (183.9km)
Avg: 4.3knts
24hr: 103.5nm
31 37.30S 174 24.50E
Weather: Wind 5kts WSW. Thin high cloud. Smooth sea

Motoring. Position at 1300 NZ DT (UTC+13). ETA 28.10.2017 pm Regards Hugh SY Vega


Wed Oct 25 13:42 2017 NZDT
Speed: 4.5knts
Run: 109nm (197.3km)
Avg: 4.4knts
24hr: 106.6nm
30 12.1S 174 51.2E
Weather: Wind 10kts SE-SSE. Cloudless sky

Position at 1300 NZ DT (UTC+13) Regards Hugh SY Vega


Tue Oct 24 13:09 2017 NZDT
Speed: 4.9knts
Run: 140.3nm (253.9km)
Avg: 5.9knts
24hr: 141.8nm
29 21.564S 176 23.409E
Weather: Wind 8kts NNW. High cloud with sun

Motoring Regards Hugh SY Vega


Mon Oct 23 13:24 2017 NZDT
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 120.8nm (218.6km)
Avg: 5knts
24hr: 120.8nm
27 31.391s 177 22.492e
Weather: 15kts N. Some cloud, otherwise sunny

Position time 0020UTC (1320 NZ DLT). Reefed mainsail and poled out genoa Regards Hugh SY Vega


Sun Oct 22 13:24 2017 NZDT
Speed: 3.0knts
Run: 114.8nm (207.8km)
Avg: 4.8knts
24hr: 114.1nm
25 47.9S 177 41.3E
Weather: 7kts NE. Some cloud, otherwise sunny

Position time 0000 UTC (1300 NZ DLT). Mainsail and cruising chute but wind dropping again............

Regards Hugh SY Vega


Sat Oct 21 13:15 2017 NZDT
Speed: 4.5knts
Run: 128.2nm (232km)
Avg: 5.4knts
24hr: 128.5nm
24 34.41S 178 55.76E
Weather: 7kts SSE. Cloudless sky. Sea slight

Motoring. Position time 0000 UTC (1300 NZ DLT)


Fri Oct 20 13:18 2017 NZDT
Speed: 7.0knts
Run: 21.2nm (38.4km)
23 45.31S 179 14.80W
Weather: 16kts SSE. Cloudy. Sea state moderate (from rough)

Left Minerva Reef at 0945 local. Position time 0000 UTC (1300 NZ DLT) Regards Hugh SY Vega


Thu Oct 19 7:57 2017 NZDT
Speed: 0knts
23 39.216S 178 55.789W
Weather: 16kts SSE. Sunny, some cumulus cloud

At anchor, Minerva Reef. Good holding in sand


Wed Oct 18 8:06 2017 NZDT
Speed: 0knts
Run: 43.6nm (78.9km)
23 39.216S 178 55.789W
Weather: 12kts SE. Sunny intervals

At anchor, Minerva Reef. Arrived 1800 18.10.2017 local (GMT+13)


Tue Oct 17 12:42 2017 NZDT
Speed: 6.0knts
Run: 161.9nm (293km)
Avg: 6.7knts
24hr: 161.9nm
23 11.78S 178 27.31W
Weather: 10kts E

Sunny intervals 1200 local (GMT+13)


Mon Oct 16 12:42 2017 NZDT
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 163.2nm (295.4km)
Avg: 7.1knts
24hr: 169.9nm
21 33.19S 176 38.93W
Weather: 16kts E

Sunny, clear sky time 1200 local (GMT+13)


Sun Oct 15 13:39 2017 NZDT
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 27.4nm (49.6km)
19 54.855s 174 49.876w
Weather: 20kts E

On passage to Minerva Reef, now on direct course 1330 local (GMT+13) Regards Hugh SY Vega


Sat Oct 14 14:00 2017 NZDT
Run: 5.7nm (10.3km)
19 50.924s 174 24.922w
Weather: Sunny, wind F4 E

At anchor at Uoleva. Preparing for departure to Minerva reef/NZ tomorrow


Sat Oct 14 9:49 2017 NZDT
19 47.736s 174 20.880w

At anchor in Tonga Ha'apai


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