The 70 meter long, 163 dwt passenger ship Sarfaq Ittuk went aground in the harbour at Qarqurtoq, Greenland. The vessel was attempting to leave the harbour when it was pushed off course by strong winds. There were no injuries to the 86 passengers or 21 crew on board. The Sarfaq Ittuk was able to refloat itself the next day and proceeded back to its berth at Qarqurtoq. Divers inspected the hull and found some minor damage. The vessel proceeded to Nuuk where it would be repaired. No reports of any pollution being released.