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Isola Mal-di-Ventre (Sardegna)

Isola Mal-di-Ventre (Sardegna)



Mal di Ventre island takes its name the difficulties encountered by sailors to navigate its waters.
Located opposite the Peninsula del Sunis, low and flat, 18 m high, it has an area of ​​80 hectares.
A light is shown from a structure, 4m high, standing on the summit of the island.

Dangers lie SW until 1 NM and NE to 0,8 NM. NE extremity of them is marked by a beacon.

A prohibited area, best seen on the chart, extends from the NE extremity to the SW extremity enclosing the entire W part of the island.

L'île Mal-de-Ventre doit son nom aux difficultés rencontrées par les navigateurs pour naviguer dans ses eaux.

Situé à l'opposé de la péninsule del Sunis, bas et plat, haut de 18 m, il a une surface de 80 hectares.
Il est protégé et porte un phare dans une cabane blanche.

Des dangers s'étendent jusqu'à 1 M au SW et 0,8 M au NE. L'extrémité NE de ces derniers est marquée par une balise.

Une zone interdite s'étend de l'extrémité NE de l'île vers l'extrémité SW englobant la totale partie W de l'île.

Isola Mal-di-Ventre (Sardegna)
Isola Mal-di-Ventre (Sardegna)
L'isola Mal di Ventre deve il suo nome dalla difficile navigazione che si compie nelle sue acque.

Situata di fronte alla penisola del Sinis, l'isola di Mal di Ventre, bassa e piatta, 18 m alta, si estende per una superficie di 80 ettari.
E' qualificata area marina protetta e ha uno faro in una casa bianca.

Pericoli si estendono fino a 1 MN al SW e 0,8 MN a NE. L'estremità NE di quest'ultimo è contrassegnato da un meda.

Una zona vietata si estende dalla fine NE dell'isola fino alla fine SW che comprende la parte totale W dell'isola.

Isola Mal-di-Ventre (Sardegna)
Isola Mal-di-Ventre (Sardegna)
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