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Phare de Goury

Phare de Goury

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Description

Le phare de la Hague, ou phare de Goury, s'élève à 800 mètres au large du cap de la Hague  (Manche), sur le rocher dit « le Gros du Raz ».

Il signale le « Raz Blanchard », l'un des courants les plus forts d'Europe, et le passage de la Déroute entre le Cap de la Hague et l’île d’Aurigny.

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Flying distances - Direct line

Cap de la Hague

0.5nm
75°
Cap de la Hague, a low point fronted by drying rocks, is located 3.2 miles N of Nez de Jobourg . Dangers extend up to about 0.8 mile seaward on the N side and about 1.5 miles on the W side of the cape. A signal station, consisting of a white tower and a dwelling, stands on the N extremity.
The ...
7 May 12

Anse de Senival

2.9nm
171°
Petite anse entre le "Nez des Voidries" au NE et le "Nez de Jobourg" au SE.
8 Mar 11

Port Racine

2.3nm
105°
Abrité en bordure de la magnifique et légendaire Anse St Martin, le Port Racine tient son nom d'un corsaire du 18ème siècle.
Ses dimensions en font le plus petit port de France. Ici, point de place pour un ponton. Seules quelques barques de pêcheurs sont amarrées traditionnellement ...
18 Dec 07

Anse Saint-Martin

2.6nm
101°
6 May 12

Port du Hâble

4.7nm
102°
Jamais à sec, les marins considéraient jadis ce port comme le meilleur mouillage du Cotentin. Le port a conservé son nom norois de Hâble. Dans le passé, il fut un port important des Gaulois et des Romains qui commerçaient avec l'Angleterre car bien desservi par deux voies ...
6 May 12

Anse de Vauville

7.9nm
154°
Longue plage de 6nm offrant un vaste mouillage de beau temps.
6 May 12

Alderney Harbour

9.6nm
270°
The Harbour office is open: June to August: 0800 – 2000; At all other times: 0800 – 1700 Monday to Friday;On arrival please call into the Harbour Office where our friendly and helpful staff will ensure that you have all the nautical, weather and general information required for ...
8 Oct 15

Diélette

10nm
160°
In the lee of the Cap de Flamanville, along the wild-looking but temperate western coast of the Cotentin peninsula, Diélette pleasure harbour is admirably located ? opposite the Channel Islands of Guernesey (28 miles), Jersey (36 miles and Alderney (12 miles).
You can berth at ...
3 Dec 07

Port de Querqueville

11nm
106°
Nombreux mouillage dans le port et dans la baie gérés par une Association des Pêcheurs Usagers.
7 May 12

Cherbourg Port Chantereyne

13nm
109°
The port of Cherbourg is both a naval and a commercial port. It is an important port of call for passenger vessels in the transatlantic service. The outer roadstead provides a deep and well-sheltered anchorage. There are also extensive facilities for fishing vessels and pleasure craft.The ...
7 May 12

Port des Flamands

14nm
106°
Port fermé par deux digues formant une passe de 50 mètres de large. La digue occidentale de fermeture de 320 mètres qui se termine par un musoir de 10 mètres de diamètre, prolonge l'enrochement du terre-plein des Mielles. La digue orientale de 200 mètres et son musoir de ...
7 May 12

Port du Becquet

16nm
104°
Le Becquet, situated 1 mile E of Cherbourg, is a small drying harbor. It is used by local fishing vessels and pleasure craft. A lighted range indicates the approach. Buoys (special) are moored about 0.4 mile and 2.3 miles N of this harbor.
Le Grunes de Bretteville, a group of rocky ...
7 May 12
Local Area

Antifer

An amazing armada of Allied troops, British, American, Canadian and more, landed on Normandy's beaches on 6th June 1944 to begin the liberation of Europe from years of Nazi occupation. The planners of this crucial event for European freedom codenamed it D-Day.
6 Jun 19

Manche - English Channel

The English Channel (French: La Manche, "the sleeve") is an arm of the Atlantic Ocean that separates the island of Great Britain from northern France.
A number of major islands are situated in the Channel, as the Isle of Wight off the English coast and the British crown dependencies ...
3 Jun 12

NE Atlantic Ocean

The Atlantic Ocean is the second-largest of the world's oceanic divisions; with a total area of about 106.4 million square kilometres (41.1 million square miles), it covers approximately one-fifth of the Earth's surface.
The Atlantic Ocean has irregular coasts indented by numerous ...
31 Jul 11
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