During the Southwest Monsoon good anchorage can be taken off the E
side of Great Karimun, to the SE of Little Karimun, over a bottom of
stiff gray mud with good holding ground.
The depths over the bank fronting this anchorage range from 8.2 to 9.1m and have to be crossed to get to the anchorage area.
A designated anchorage area has been established in the waters E of Great Karimun just S of the eastbound traffic separation lane. All vessels anchoring in this area should comply with the port procedures.