Strong currents and winds, however, mean any debris could be drifting up to 31 miles a day eastward, away from the impact zone.
Also, the Bible clearly places the Garden of Eden “eastward,” near the Mesopotamian empire of Sumer.
While I was speaking, I caught sight of a sail to the eastward.
Continued on eastward and soon struck Mr. Gosse's cart-track.
eastward, across the lake, the rugged cliffs of Gadara cut off their view.
I did so most willingly, as we had already got further to the eastward than I wished.
Finding this to be untrue, he turned again to the eastward in search of De Wet.
And off to the eastward the other arm of the powerful vise was slowly closing in on them.
Flamborough Head, the furthest forefront of a bare and jagged coast, stretches boldly off to eastward—a strong and rugged barrier.
For three days the winds were favourable, from the eastward.