A small blog for marine navigation, astronomy, space exploration, Project Orion (DARPA's "100-year starship"), meteorology, boating and matters pertaining to maritime education and the maritime industry.
I am a USCG licensed captain, and an instructor at a number of maritime schools in the Seattle area.
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Sunday, January 16, 2011
Piracy Map for 2010
Here is the map of piracy attacks for 2010 from the International Maritime Bureau. Click on the link below for actual interactive Google Map.
From the west coast of the US to Hawaii, the South Pacific, New Zealand and Australia had no reported attacks at all, which is good. Africa, the Malacca Strait and the Caribbean, not so great. No surprises. IMB Piracy Map 2010