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SW Kaprije

SW Kaprije

Characteristics

Description

Anchoring area widely open to the south. To be used only by good weather.
16/08/2011
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Localisation

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Sites around SW Kaprije
Flying distances - Direct line

Otok Zirje (Sibenik)

2.1nm
213°
Otok Zirje is the farthest and the largest island in the Sibenik archipelago.
It is long of 6,5 NM (NW/SE) and 1,4 NM wide.
The main village, Zirje, is located in the middle of the island. A small port, luka Muna, on the coast N of Zirje, home to the ferry that connects the ...
16 Aug 11

Otok Murter

7.9nm
332°
The island of Murter is the largest island of the Sibenik archipelago. It is close to the coast on which it is connected by a bridge, low air draft at Tijesno (Tisno) on the continent. During the summer the bridge opens to allow passage of boats.
The NW part of the island is fertile ...
3 Apr 11

Otok Kaprije (Sibenik)

0.8nm
352°
Kaprije is located in the central part of the Sibenik archipelago between the islands Zmajan and Kakan.
The highlight of the island is Vela Glavica (132 m).
The only village of the island is Kaprije, S. The port is busy.
Automobiles are not allowed on the island.
16 Aug 11

Zlarinski Kanal

5.4nm
94°
Zlarinski Kanal leads along the SW side of Otok Zlarin and is entered midway between Rt Rat and Otocic Komorica, a small islet marked by a light, 1.5 miles SW.
This channel is sometimes used as an alternate route to Sibenik by vessels entering Sibenska Vrata, the middle passage, ...
21 Jun 11

Otok Svetac (Andrija)

39nm
176°
Otok Svetac (Andrija), 305m high, lies 13 miles ESE of Otocic Jabuka and is generally steep-to. The coast of the island is rocky and reddish in color on the NW side. Its SW end is fronted by a few rocks. Hrid Kamik, a dark and jagged above-water rock, lies 0.7 mile W of the SW extremity ...
25 May 11

Vrgadski Kanal

12nm
324°
Vrgadski Kanal, 7 miles long, leads between Otok Murter and Otok Vrgada and is the principal channel used in the S approach to Pasmanski Kanal and Zadar.
Vessels with a maximum draft of 6.4m may pass through Pasmanski Kanal. Vessels with drafts over 6.4m must either proceed through ...
16 Jul 11

Otok Kakan (Sibenik)

1.8nm
295°
Otok Kakan, uninhabited, is at the W O. Kaprije.
There is a nice anchorage on the E side, protected at the N by islands Borovnjak Veli and  Borovnjak Mali.
16 Aug 11

Otok Zlarin Sibenik

6.1nm
87°
Otok Zlarin is 3.2 NM (NW / SE) by 1.2 nm and has only one village. Its highest point is Klepac (174 m).
Access to cars is prohibited.
It is located 2 km SW of Sibenik which it is separated by the Sibenski Kanal.
It has been inhabited since the Neolithic and was occupied ...
9 Jul 11

Otok Tijat Sibenik

3.6nm
51°
O. Tijat is located SW of O. Prvic. It is uninhabited.
There is only one anchor, Luka Tijascica.In front of Rt Tijacica is the small islet of Kamenica.There is also a restaurant named soto vento where you can relax and have some domestic wines and traditional food.
8 Mar 12

Novigradsko More

31nm
347°
Novigradsko More, a landlocked bay, lies at the S end of Novsko Zdrilo and provides good anchorage.
Rijeka Zrmanja flows into the bay at the E side. This river is navigable by small craft as far as the village of Obrovca, 6 miles above the mouth.
Luka Novigrad, a narrow inlet, ...
23 Jul 11

Luka Kaprije

0.5nm
33°
Kaprije is located in an inlet that penetrates to the SE coast W of the island.
A dock, designed for Ferry, has a light.
We can moor on the inner side of the jetty (mooring lines) or anchor in the cove.
Open to the NW.
16 Aug 11

Uvala Nozdra Mala Kaprije

0.6nm
95°
Uvala Mala Nozdra is a natural bay located on the SE side of the island Kaprije, 0.6 NM at NNW of Fire Rt Lemes .
A rocky outcrop extends beyond the fire Lemes Rt.
Approaching the E, beware of shallow N and NW. from O Misnjak Veli and at E from O. Kraljak.
In the ...
10 Jul 11
Local Area

Otok Kaprije (Sibenik)

Kaprije is located in the central part of the Sibenik archipelago between the islands Zmajan and Kakan.
The highlight of the island is Vela Glavica (132 m).
The only village of the island is Kaprije, S. The port is busy.
Automobiles are not allowed on the island.
16 Aug 11

Šibensko-kninska županija (Šibenik-Knin County)

Sibenik-Knin county is located in north-central Dalmatia. The Šibenik Riviera is a hundred kilometres long coastal belt from Rogoznica to Drage in the Zadar County. Its center is Šibenik.Known locally as Sibensko-Kninska Zupanija, Sibenik county contains one of Croatia’s most ...
3 Aug 11

Dalmacija (Dalmatie)

Dalmatia (Croatian Dalmacija, Italian Dalmazzia) is a coastal region of Croatia along the Adriatic, stretching from the island of Pag in the northwest, the Bay of Kotor (Montenegro) to the south East.
It extends 350 km along the east coast of the Adriatic Sea about 60 km wide, ...
28 Mar 11

Croatia

Winds:Do not underestimate the winds, especially bura (bora) in the Gulf of Kvarner and the Velebit channel. Other winds are more "lenient" but their strength varies in intensity from north to south along the coast. For example, the "Mistral" (Mistral) which is especially nice ...
19 Aug 11

Adriatic East

Winds—WeatherBora is the name of the cold and dry NE or N wind which blows with great strength and affects the Adriatic Sea in the cool season. It is much less frequent and generally much weaker in summer. This wind is felt strongly along both sides of the Adriatic and is especially ...
30 Jul 11

Adriatic Sea

The Adriatic Sea is a body of water separating the Italian Peninsula from the Balkan peninsula, and is a part of the Mediterranean Sea. The western coast is Italian, while the eastern coast runs mostly along Croatia, but lesser parts belong to Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, ...
16 Jul 12
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