Optimizing ocean current crossings

by Gerald Marcus

Publisher: United States Sailing Association

Written in English
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ISBN 101882502183
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Description. US Sailing #: by US Sailing Written specifically to assist in the crossing of major open ocean currents in sailing yachts; an easy-to-use method for minimizing rhumbline distance gained and/or minimizing distance lost when crossing, current en route to a distant : Landfall Navigation.

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Page Page Page Contents. CHAPTER I OBSERVATIONS AND METHODS OF CURRENT MEASUREMENTS. 1: CHAPTER II PRESENTATION OF OCEAN CURRENTS AND WATER MASS TRANSPORTS. CHAPTER III 1/5(1). As well has having lots of facts for those considering crossing an ocean in a motorboat, the book also provides some insight into the effect of the voyage on the people involved.

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All the thoughts are addressed not so much to what can happen to the boat at present but instead to what can happen to whole journey then.

The natural Indian Ocean currents move in a counterclockwise rotation southward along the east African coast as well, making it the most logical direction for travel in a sailing ship. This route also allows for periodic stops along the coast of Africa to acquire fresh water, food and a break from the monotony of weeks at sea.

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To optimize their operation, factors such as bathymetry, marine traffic or, remarkably, ocean currents, have to be anticipated, so that suitable paths are well planned in advance. As this constitutes a 4D problem (latitude, longitude, depth, and time), with variable environment conditions, the process is.

Transatlantic crossings are passages of passengers and cargo across the Atlantic Ocean between Europe or Africa and the majority of passenger traffic is across the North Atlantic between Western Europe and North ies after the dwindling of sporadic Viking trade with Markland, a regular and lasting transatlantic trade route was established in with the Spanish West.

There are numerous different current books and it is also available electronically. NOAA publishes the official set of current tables in a format that is rather dry, but filled with all the important information including the direction of the flood and the ebb for a specific area, the times of slack water, flood and ebb and the current speeds.

However, for ocean crossing ships, especially for long voyages, a ship's sailing speed and engine setting can vary significantly during a voyage. The simplification of voyage optimization into a 2D path searching problem by these algorithms may lead to a local optimal solution for the routing problem (Wang et al., a).

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