Ships were discovered 2,300 kilometers off the west coast of Australia.
The search for the missing plane Malaysia Airlines MN370 led to the discovery of ships carrying coal. Studies of the History of the Australian Museum. The Maritime Executive publishes the words of the curator of the department Ross Anderson: "Ships found at a depth of 3,800 meters. We used the data of videotapes, echolocation and documents of that time and confirmed that we have wooden and metal ships filled with coal in front of us. "
According to scientists, ships sank because of a catastrophe: an explosion or a fire, which often happened on the ships with coal. Specialists are still at a loss to say which ships they were, as these waters were actively used by merchant ships in the 19th century. Experts often find places of shipwrecks, more than 3 million ships rest on the seabed, which are still waiting for their researchers.