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Saturday, September 24, 2016

En route to Ilulissat 69°13’N  51°36’W -3°C / 25°F Four km winds from the north Partial cloud Sunrise 7:14, Sunset 19:16 “It is better to travel alone than with a bad companion,” announced Stefan Kindberg at our 07:00 wake up … Continue reading

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Friday, September 23

Karat Fiord 71°24’N   54°2’W -4°C / 38°F Partial cloudy Sunrise at 07:14, sunset at 19:25 It was a very early wake up, 06:30, but we planned to go ashore and explore Karat Fjord early. We sailed past towering icebergs during … Continue reading

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Saturday, September 17, 2016

Erebus and Terror Bay 74°42’N  91°45’W -2°C / 28° F Winds west 10-15 knots Overcast skies This exceptional day started when we woke to find we were anchored in Erebus and Terror Bay. Few people can claim to have eaten … Continue reading

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Friday, September 12, 2014

Latitude: 73˚27′ N      Longitude: 90˚90′ W Wind: 20 knots           Speed: 8.9 knots Temperature: 2.5˚C (36.5˚F) Time change: one hour ahead We are now at Port Leopold on the north-eastern end of Somerset Island, at the confluence of four Arctic … 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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