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Cross the International Date LIne?


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A lot will depend on the course taken, whether a rhumb line (constant heading) or great circle (shortest distance) course can change where the ship is on any day.  But, since Hawaii and French Polynesia are both on the East side of the date line, even if you crossed it, you would cross it twice between Hawaii and French Polynesia, so the ship will likely not acknowledge the date change.

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