Titanic 12:15 AM 15 April 1912


Cape Race  3

Cape Race 3 (Photo credit: dugspr — Home for Good)

The first ships receive Titanic’s distress signal, SS Mount Temple and the SS La Provence. The land station at Cape race also receives Titanic’s distress signal. However, Titanic has sent the wrong position of 41 degrees 44 minutes North and 50 degrees 24 minutes West. This reported position is further north and east than Titanic’s position.

 

Postcard picture of SS mount temple aground at...

Postcard picture of SS mount temple aground at West Ironbound Island, Nova Scotia (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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