Summary & Plots: Oxford MD to St. John USVI
Thu 3 Dec 2015 18:33
Passage Oxford MD to St. John
Departure: November 13 @ 16:00 EST
Arrival: November 23 @ 23:13 EST
Total Distance Sailed: 1427 NM
Distance on Rhumb Line: 1359 NM
Total time: 10d 7h 15m
Average sailing speed: 5.77 kt
Average VMG: 5.50 kt
Diesel: ~44 gallons -> 0.54 Gallon/Engine-hour
Engine usage: 30%
An easy crossing of the Gulf with little or no wind followed by 2 days of 25+ true wind on a close hauled course.
After wind was lighter but always fore of the beam making not a fast passage.