time of collision

  1. eckerman

    Time Iceberg Struck - Converted to U.S. EDT

    I need a little help, please. It is understood that the Titanic struck the iceberg at 11:40 PM (April 14, 1912). But that was, as I understand, "Titanic Time" - the time at which the clocks on the Titanic were set (and having been reset on a daily basis as the ship changed time zones). Would...
  2. T

    How much time between spotting of iceberg and the collision

    Modern film and books have suggested it was as long as 30 seconds between Fleet's spotting the iceberg and the actual collision... Im inclined to beleive the collision occoured seconds after the berg was spotted.. I think Murdoch may have seen the berg the same time as Fleet, if not...
  3. D

    Public Rooms at 11:40

    How many 1st Class public rooms were open when the Titanic stuck the berg? We've gone over public room hours before, but published closing times contradict survivor accounts. The only rooms that I know of that were still catering to passengers are the Cafe Parisienne and the Smoking Room. The...
  4. M

    Time of collision

    I know the time of the collision with the iceberg was at 11:40 pm on April 14 1912. I believe this was the ships time. Does anyone know what time this would be in the U.S. Eastern Standard Time (New York time)? I'm sure the ship change its clocks to keep up with the time changes as it...