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Canaguinim Bay (W India)

Canaguinim Bay (W India)

Characteristics

Description

Canaguinim Bay is entered between Canaguinim Point, about 1 mile SW of Betul Point, and Moliem Point, about 2 miles SW.

Two rock patches, each drying 1.2m, lie about 0.1mile and 0.3 mile, respectively, SW of  Canaguinim Point.

Cliffs, about 38m high, lie on the E half of the bay. A rocky islet, 0.9m high, lies at the head of the bay.
Anchorage can be taken, in 9.1m, 0.5 mile NNE of Moliem Point.
4/03/2012
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Rama cape (W India)

2.5nm
203°
The coast between Khanderi Island and Cape Rama, about 228 miles SSE, consists of sandy bays separated by bold rocky capes.
There are a number of river estuaries and it is often bordered by tableland in the middle of its S part.The Western Ghats, which are generally from 609 to ...
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St George's Islands (W India)

16nm
326°
St George’s Islands consists of three islands between 1.5 and 2.5 miles SSW of Marmagao Head.
Grandi Island is the collective name of the two S islands of the group, which are connected by a narrow reef of rock and shingle.
The W of the two islands, 76m high and conical, is ...
4 Mar 12

Oyster Rocks - Mandal and Karkal islands (W India)

19nm
158°
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

Cola Bay (W India)

14nm
344°
The coast between Cola Bay and the Sal River, about 14 miles SSE, consists of low cultivated land with several churches on small hills.
Anchorage, sheltered from NW winds, can be taken, in a depth of about 7m, in Cola Bay.
4 Mar 12

Binge Bay (W India)

24nm
152°
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

Loliem (Lolien) Point (W India)

13nm
153°
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

Belekeri (W India)

29nm
144°
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

Parker Rock (W India)

17nm
162°
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

Kangiguda Island (W India)

17nm
148°
Kangiguda Island, 51m high, lies about 4 miles SE of Loliem Point and about 0.2 mile offshore.
5 Mar 12

Kurmagadgudda island and Shimisgudda Island (W India)

19nm
151°
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

Marmagao Port (W India)

19nm
333°
Marmagao (or Mormugao) port is located in marmagao bay that is entered between Marmagao Head and Kabo Point.
The entrance to the bay is encumbered with shoals. The Grandi Islands lie in the S approach to the bay.The S side of Marmagao Bay is bold and rocky, rising to the tableland ...
4 Mar 12

Marmago Head (W India)

19nm
332°
Marmagao Head, about 61m high, is a tableland peninsula with steep sides, especially W. It is connected to the mainland SE by a narrow neck of low ground.
A conspicuous water tower, with an elevation of 74m, is situated about 0.5 mile SE of Marmagao Point.
North Head Breakwater ...
4 Mar 12
Local Area

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An extensive offshore area is being developed for oil production.
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Arabian Sea

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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

St George's Islands (W India)

St George’s Islands consists of three islands between 1.5 and 2.5 miles SSW of Marmagao Head.
Grandi Island is the collective name of the two S islands of the group, which are connected by a narrow reef of rock and shingle.
The W of the two islands, 76m high and conical, is ...
4 Mar 12

Karwar Bay (W India)

Karwar Bay is entered between Dayamada Point, the N entrance point of Kalinadi Creek, and Badchidhar Point, the NW extremity of Karwar Head, about 2.8 miles SSW. Karwar Head, with an elevation of 207m, is covered with dense jungle.
The entrance leading to Kalinadi Creek is much ...
5 Mar 12

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
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