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Arge cape (W India)

Arge cape (W India)

Characteristics

Description

Arge Cape has a summit close within the cape, 168m high. Arge Island, 52m high, lies about 0.2 mile S of the cape.

Button Rock, small and black, lies about 1.5 miles SSW of Arge Cape.

Kukra Islet, 55m high and wooded, is conspicuous about 1.3 miles W of Belekeri Point. A light is shown, from September to May, from a white tower with black bands on Kukra Islet.

6/03/2012
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Sites around Arge cape (W India)
Flying distances - Direct line

Belekeri (W India)

4.8nm
103°
Belekeri Bay (Roads) has depths of less than 5m. Foul ground extends about 0.7 mile W of Belekeri Point, a low, flat, and rocky point at the head of the bay. Several small islets lie close N and about 0.2 mile WSW of the point.
6 Mar 12

Binge Bay (W India)

1.5nm
300°
Binge Bay lies between Binaga Point and Arge Cape, 2.5 miles SE.
A restricted area, into which entry is prohibited, extends from a position about 0.5 mile SE of Karwar Head to Kwada Point.
A major naval base, which includes shipbuilding and repairs facilities, is located on ...
6 Mar 12

Anjadip Island (W India)

2.5nm
282°
Anjadip Island (Angediva Island), in the S approach to Karwar, lies about 3 miles S of Karwar Head.
A flagstaff lies at an elevation of 72m near the NW end of the island, with a church close ENE of it.
A shoal patch, with a least depth of 3.2m and marked close E by a buoy, lies ...
5 Mar 12

Oyster Rocks - Mandal and Karkal islands (W India)

6.9nm
307°
Oyster Rocks consist of a prominent group of islands and rocks. Devgad Island (Devgadgudda Island), 44m high to the tops of the trees, is the largest and highest island; it is bold, rocky, and steep-to on its W side.
Oyster Rocks Light, with a racon, is shown from a red round masonry ...
5 Mar 12

Kwada point (W India)

3.3nm
119°
Kwada Guda, about 0.8 mile NW of Kwada Point, is the conspicuous summit of a steep, rocky headland, 216m high.It's the N cape of Belekeri bay.
Belekeri Hill, 474m high and prominent from S and W, lies about 3.5 miles ENE of Kwada Point, at the SW end of a range which rises near ...
6 Mar 12

Karwar Port (W India)

4.1nm
323°
Karwar is a lighterage port on the SE side of Karwar Bay. Karwar is also a seaside town situated on the banks of the Kali river.
Karwar port is located in Baithkol area of Karwar town on the edge of Karwar bay. The bay's mountain range opposite the port towards the Arabian Sea ...
5 Mar 12

Mogeragudda Island and Gudsar Sunv (W India)

5nm
304°
Mogeragudda Island, 56m high, rocky, and covered with jungle, lies about 0.5 mile SW of Karwar Head. A 4.3m patch lies about 0.3 mile SSW of the island.
Gudsar Sunv (Karwar Rock), with a least depth of 2.4m, lies about 0.5 mile WNW of Mogeragudda Island.
The channel between ...
5 Mar 12

Karwar Head (W India)

4.9nm
313°
Range beacons N of Karwar Head lead through the dredged channel to Karwar. The initial range is picked up between Oyster Rocks and Karwar Head.
5 Mar 12

Kurmagadgudda island and Shimisgudda Island (W India)

6.6nm
328°
Kurmagad Island (Kurmagadgudda Island), encircled by fortifications and with its summit rising to a height of 60m, lies about 2.5 miles N of Karwar Head. The island is surrounded by foul water, but there is a safe narrow channel, with charted depths of about 7m, between Kurmagad Island ...
5 Mar 12

Kangiguda Island (W India)

8.7nm
335°
Kangiguda Island, 51m high, lies about 4 miles SE of Loliem Point and about 0.2 mile offshore.
5 Mar 12

Parker Rock (W India)

9.1nm
308°
Parker Rock, with a least depth of 4.7m, rock, sand, and shell, lies about 2.5 miles NW of Devgad Island.
A detached 10m patch lies close E of the rock. A breakwater, 250m in length, lies close S of the end of the approach channel.
5 Mar 12

Loliem (Lolien) Point (W India)

12nm
328°
Loliem Point (Lolien Point), in the N approach to Karwar, attains an elevation of 175m about 0.2 mile inland, and is steep, rocky, and well-wooded.Loliem Rocks, awash at LW springs, lie about 1 mile S of Loliem Point; a rock, with less than 1.8m over it, lies about 0.2 mile N of the ...
5 Mar 12
Local Area

Binge Bay (W India)

Binge Bay lies between Binaga Point and Arge Cape, 2.5 miles SE.
A restricted area, into which entry is prohibited, extends from a position about 0.5 mile SE of Karwar Head to Kwada Point.
A major naval base, which includes shipbuilding and repairs facilities, is located on ...
6 Mar 12

West coast of India

Between Diu Head (from N) and Cape Rama (to S), there is the gulf of Cambay and the largest sea-port on the W coast of India, the port of Mumbai (Bombay), the largest seaport on the W coast of India.
An extensive offshore area is being developed for oil production.
Numerous ...
20 Mar 12

Arabian Sea

Arabian Sea
The Arabian Sea is a northwestern extension of the Indian Ocean, positioned between India, Oman, Pakistan and Yemen, and Cape Guardafui in far northeastern Somalia. The sea connects with the Persian Gulf through the Gulf of Oman and the Strait of Hormuz. In the southwest, ...
23 Dec 07

Indian Ocean

The Indian Ocean is the third largest of the world's oceanic divisions, covering about 20% of the Earth's water surface. It is bounded on the north by Asia (including the Indian subcontinent, after which it is named); on the west by Africa; on the east by Indochina, the Sunda Islands, ...
6 Apr 12
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