Camp of the Perseverant - WA



DEG: -25.506758 113.017082
DMS: 25º 30' 24.33" S 113º 01' 1.5" E
UTM: 49 J 7177401mN 702727mE
Altitude: 0m


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Dirk Hartog Island WA 6537
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The French whaling ship Perseverant washed ashore near here on 16 March 1841.
The crew stayed 10 weeks, five of them dying of scurvey in the meantime.
Eventually setting out for Java in four of the ship's smaller boats they were separated by a storm and only one boat with crew survived.
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Closest Weather Station

TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Distance from Camp of the Perseverant 69.48km SE
Mean Max. °C30.631.831.128.525.822.921.722.423.825.527.729.1
Mean Min. °C22.022.822.019.716.513.912.713.214.816.518.620.5
Mean Rain mm7.715.314.214.037.454.840.

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