Ocean Viking sends an email addressed to the LYJRCC, with ITMRCC and MTJRCC in copy providing the Maritime Incident Report and asking for a Place of Safety for the 237 survivors on board. 

Among the survivors are 3 pregnant women (1 seven months pregnant), 5 babies between 0 and 4 years old, 30 children between 5 and 15 years old and 27 single women. 83 minors are unaccompanied.