On Sunday we leave for our longest non-stop passage of this trip so far. A 615 nautical mile (1139Km for you landlubbers) passage from the north coast of Jamaica to Colon, Panama. During the passage we will be sending our GPS position out via Twitter with a short message every day. Thanks Iridium!
The Twitter account to follow is @shanedennis1971.
To see our location on a map, go to Google Maps and enter or copy and paste the GPS coordinates from the Twitter feed into the search field. To try it, put the following GPS coordinates into the Google Maps search field:
N 18 10.842′ W 76 27.197′
and then click “Enter”. You will see our current location in Port Antonio, Jamaica.