The yellow marker indicates the last position data received before capsize and subsequent rescue on April 6, 2013, 73 days into the expedition. The crew rowed the ocean rowboat James Robert Hanssen from Dakar, Senegal. Location was updated at approximately 2 hour intervals – zoom in/out to explore the boat’s route. The time noted when you click on the marker is Pacific Time. You can get a text version of their current location here.
Below is a constantly updated image of currents around the boat as generated by a computer model (RTOFS). Color scale shows speed in knots.