Wore ship and braced around. Now enjoying the quiet moonlight on the last lookout of this night watch.

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We have officially entered the Domain of the Golden Dragon and Wednesday is no more.

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According to my calculations we crossed longitude 180 from west to east and have sailed into the future.

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We doused and sea stowed the main topgallant, royal and sky sail before bed, and the other watch unfurled them this morning.

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Winds have picked up so we doused and furled the main royal and sky sails and then hauled out the spanker on the mizzen.

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Meridian passage fix within a few NM of the ships GPS. (That’s nautical miles, not nanometers)

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Instead of a quiet night watch we braced all three masts sharp to sharp then doused and furled almost all the square sails.

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We’ve cast off lines and put Honolulu to our rudder. Soon we’ll leave Hawaii in our wake as we sail on towards Japan.

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