Tag Archives: Baffin Bay

Saturday, August 11

Baffin Bay 71˚42′ N, 63˚1′ W 2˚C Calm sea, foggy 15 knot wind At sea. Gentle roll, pretty calm water, no big waves like last year’s crossing. Staff was taking turns out on deck with binoculars to look for wildlife, but … Continue reading

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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Latitude 71˚45′ N       Longitude: 74˚30′ W Speed: 8 knots             Wind: 11 knots Temperature: 0˚C (32˚F) During the night we cruised east along north Baffin Island to Buchan Gulf. The rugged mountains, incredibly, were … Continue reading

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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Latitude: 71˚45′ N      Longitude: 67˚01′ W Speed: 8.5 knots         Wind: 18 knots Temperature: 3˚C (37˚F) Time change: one hour ahead A day at sea. The ocean is a little rough as we head across Baffin Bay. There is not much … Continue reading

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Thursday, September 18, 2014

Latitude: 71˚38′ N      Longitude: 55˚66′ W Speed: 10 knots          Wind: 9.8 knots Temperature: 5˚C (41˚F) Our 7:30 wake-up call is given in Swedish, followed by an English translation. We can see Greenland but won’t arrive for several hours. We … Continue reading

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