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Rt Stoncica Vis

Rt Stoncica Vis

Characteristics

Description

On Rt. Stoncica, NE extremity of Vis, the impressive lighthouse of Stoncica stands.
This is a limestone tower of around 20 metres which stands sentinel over the Stoncica headland the most north-easterly point of Otok Vis and the island’s closest point to Hvar.

An isolated rocky patch, with a depth of 10.5m, lies about 5 miles SE of Rt Stoncica. A bank, with a least depth of 22m, is reported to lie about 4 miles E of this patch.

23/05/2011
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Rt Stoncica Vis
23/05/2011
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Rt Stoncica Vis
23/05/2011
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Sur le cap Stoncica, situé à l'extrémité NE de Vis, s'élève le phare impressionant de Stoncica.
Il s'agit d'une tour de pierre calcaire d'environ 20 m qui se dresse sur la pointe Stoncica, qui est la pointe la plus au NE de l'île Vis et le point le plus proche de l'île de Hvar.

Un banc de rochers isolé, avec une profondeur de 10,5m se trouve à environ 5 NM au SE du cap. On signale un banc, avec une profondeur minimale de 22 m, à 4 NM  à l'E de ce banc.

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Uvala Stoncica Vis

0.6nm
231°
Uvala Stoncica is a beautiful sheltered inlet at the east end of Vis. The bay is narrow and for much of its length shallow, with a small sandybeach at its west end where there are several small tavernas serving simple food.
We can anchor in front of the restaurants or in one ...
23 May 11

Viska Luka Vis

3nm
256°
The town of Vis is located N of the island in the Greater Bay Viska Luka, open to the NE, but where it is possible to be sheltered from all directions.
The entrance to the bay is simple and well marked.
The broad, strong in ruins on the hills on either side of the entrance are ...
22 May 11

Otok Vodnjak Pakleni

6.5nm
23°
On the west end of the Hvar Island archipelago (Croatia)there is a small island of Vodnjak Veli, who is , the W and outer island of the group.
This island has two shrub-covered peaks and a light is shown from its SW extremity.There is an historic wreck, located E of the island ...
28 May 11

Luka Komiza Vis

7.5nm
257°
The city and port, well sheltered, are located in the NE corner of Big Bay Komiza on the coast of W O. Vis.
The breakwater of the harbor is obvious with the light at its end.
Approaching from the N, go to the W of the island of Mali Barjak which carries a light.
NW are Plicina ...
24 May 11

Luka Soline- Sveti Klement- Pakleni

7.1nm
44°
This large bay is located almost in the middle of the coast S of O. Sveti Klement, facing O. Dobri that protects winds S.
The best anchorage is in Part E of the bay by 2 to 8 m.
Attention to the submarine cable coming ashore on the NW side.
Exposed to SW.
27 May 11

Uvala Vlaka S Klement Pakleni

7.4nm
39°
Situated on the N shore of O. Sveti Klement, this open bay provides reasonable shelter for a short stop. In the middle of the bay is a small sandy island and the best anchorages are on the S side of this in around 8 m of water.Anchoring is not possible on the E side of the bay as ...
27 May 11

Uvala Tarsce S Klement Pakleni

7.4nm
44°
Uvala Tarsce is located at S of Sveti Klement.This bay This bay offers depth of 3 to 6 m in a beautiful clear water.
27 May 11

Uvala Stari Stani S Klement Pakleni

7.4nm
48°
Uvala Stari Stani is a bay consisting of two coves, located just after Uvala Vinogradisce, upwards of Sveti Klement W.
We anchor by 4 to 12 m in either bay, by calm weather.
27 May 11

Uvala Duboka Vela S Klement Pakleni

7.8nm
45°
Uvala Duboka Vela is located on the N coast of O. Sveti Klement.Anchor by 10/12 m.
28 May 11

Uvala Vinogradisce Sveti Klement Pakleni

7.8nm
49°
Uvala Vinogradisce is located at SE of O. Sveti Klement.Approach: attention at O. Stambedar and Hrid Plocice, located at 0,3 NM at S of the bay.
Uvala Vinogradisce is sheltered against all winds apart from southwesterlies.The depths vary between 2 and 12 m.
27 May 11

Otocic Marinkovac Pakleni

8.8nm
54°
Located at the W of O Jerolim which it is separated by a narrow channel from 4 m depth.
Two anchorages are available in Uvala Stipanska, SE of the island, or on the NW coast of Marinkovac in the strait that separates the islands O. Planikovac and O. Borovac (Uvala Zdrilca).
27 May 11

ACI marina Palmizana S Klement Pakleni

8.1nm
48°
ACI Marina Palmizana has been created in the natural harbor of Palmizana on the NE coast of O. S. Klement.
It is open from late March to mid-October.
Approach: careful Hrid Baba, a reef with a rock bottom at 0.2 NM NNW of the entrance to the bay. The rock is marked by a beacon.
We ...
28 May 11
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