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Pulau Salahnama (E Sumatra)

Pulau Salahnama (E Sumatra)

Characteristics

Description

Pula Salahnama (3°20'N., 99°43'E.) is densely wooded;its rocky sides rise steeply from the sea. An above-water rocklies close N of the island and a similar rock lies about 0.5 mile
S of the island.

Anchorage can be taken about 1 mile from the NW and SE sides of Pulau Pandang and Pulau Salahnama.

25/01/2012
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Flying distances - Direct line

Pulau Pandang (E Sumatra)

5.2nm
23°
Pulau Pandang (3°25'N., 99°45'E.) is almost entirely surrounded by a coral reef with some above-water rocks. A foul area was reported to lie about 9 miles E of the island.
A light is shown from Pulau Pandang.The island is hilly and covered with virgin forest, nice for small ...
25 Jan 12

Tanjung Tambuntulang (E Sumatra)

11nm
168°
Tanjung Tambuntulang, about 11 miles ESE of Tanjung Tiram, is a low (3 m above sea level) overgrown point.
The Sungai Tambuntulang discharges close W of the point and is marked by the village of the same name.
Tambuntulang Bank, with depths of from 1.8 to 5.5m and fairly steep-to, ...
23 Jan 12

Tanjung Tanjung (E Sumatra)

14nm
269°
The river which flows into the strait at Tanjung Tanjung has a narrow entrance and shallow depths.
Tanjung Tanjung is low but can be identified by its white sandy beach and high trees.
A strong current sometimes sets here along the coastal bank. Vessels when crossing the mouth ...
23 Jan 12

Tanjung Tiram (Bagan) (E Sumatra)

10nm
226°
Between Tanjung Tanjung and Tanjung Tiram, about 9 miles SE, the coast is bordered by a white sandy beach except for a bank of mud and mangroves about 2 miles S of Tanjung Tanjung.
A light is shown from Tanjung Tiram.
23 Jan 12

Sungai Asahan (E Sumatra)

21nm
156°
The Sungai Asahan is entered between Tanjung Napal, 10 miles SE of Tanjung Tambuntulang, and Tanjung Jumpul, about 2 miles to the SE.
These points and the coast in the vicinity are low, muddy and overgrown with mangroves.
The channel is marked by buoys and beacons.
Jumpul ...
23 Jan 12

Tanjung Siapiapi (E Sumatra)

28nm
146°
The coast between Tanjung Jumpul and Tanjung Siapiapi, about 9 miles SE, is bordered by a mudbank with depths of less than 1.8m. This bank extends up to 5.75 miles off the former point and 2.5 miles off the latter point.
There are some fishing huts but few objects for identifying ...
23 Jan 12

Pulau Jarak (K Sembilan) (Malaysia)

44nm
30°
Pulau Jarak, lying near the middle of strait of Malacca about 25 miles W of Kepulauan Sembilan, is a precipitous thickly-wooded island. Pulau Jarak was reported to be a good radar target.The flood current sets SE and the ebb NW, at a rate of about 1,5 knots, in the vicinity of the ...
23 Dec 11

Pulau Pangkor (Malaysia)

72nm
43°
Off the coast of perak State, north of Selangor , lies a cluster of fabulous islands with unquestionably some of the best coves and beaches on the western coast of peninsular Malaysia.
Among them, two islands predominate in terms of accessibility, infrastructure and development ...
21 Dec 11

Tanjung Pertandangan (E Sumatra)

48nm
142°
Between Tanjung Pertandangan and Tanjung Sinaboi, about 56 miles ESE, the only points of identification are the river mouths.
The mangrove covered coast is mostly muddy and low lying. The coastal bank, as far out as the 10m curve, is marked by fishing stakes and enclosures. Fishing ...
23 Jan 12

Tjung Perling (NE Sumatra)

64nm
293°
Tanjung Perling is located in the area of Utara in Sumatera with an average elevation of 103 m above the sea.
The coast between Tanjung Perling and the mouth of the Sungai Serdang, about 8 miles SE, consists of mud and mangroves but from there to Teluk Mengkudu, about 18 miles ...
22 Jan 12

Tanjung Percudian (E Sumatra

61nm
143°
Tanjung Percudian is fringed by mangroves and may be easily identified by the high trees behind it, decreasing very rapidly in elevation upon closer approach.
Panipahan Village stands 4 miles S of this point.
Between Panipahan Village and the entrance of the Sungai Rokan, about ...
23 Jan 12

White Rock (K Sembilan) (Malaysia)

61nm
49°
White Rock was reported to be a good radar target up to 13 miles. A light is shown from White Rock.
A dangerous wreck lies about 9 miles, bearing 260° from White Rock; a racon is situated at the light.
23 Dec 11
Local Area

Gosong Mati (Mati Bank) (E sumatra)

Outer Mati Bank (3°28'N., 99°35'E.), about 15 miles long in a NW and SE direction, lies with its NW end about 11 miles NNW of Tanjung Tanjung. A depth of 8.2m lies near the center of the bank.
Some discoloration exists over this bank when the current is strong.An explosive dumping ...
24 Jan 12

Tanjung Perling to Tg Siapiapi (NE Sumatra)

The coast between Tanjung Perling and the mouth of the Sungai Serdang, about 8 miles SE, consists of mud and mangroves but from there to Teluk Mengkudu, about 18 miles farther SE, there is a considerable amount of sandy beach and high casuarina trees. Between the mouth of the Sungai ...
23 Jan 12

Tanjung Jamboaye to Tg Sinaboi (NE Sumatra)

The coast between Tanjung Jambuair and Ujung Tamiang about 69 miles SE, is plain, with few prominent features.
From February through May the high mountains in the interior are occasionally visible. During the rest of the year they can usually be seen in the morning. Many of the ...
21 Jan 12

Sumatra (Indonesia)

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