20 February 1769
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20 February 1769

Week Days Month Days Winds Course's Distce Sail'd in Miles Latd in Longd in Wt Greenwch Bearings &Ca Noon
Monday 20 Westerly So 65° W 58 43°..46' 101.. 34  

Moderate breezes and fine weather the greater part of this Day and the Sea Very smooth —  found by repeted trials that the South point of the deping Needle dep'd 65°..52' below the horizon —

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