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Secca di cala Caterina (Villasimius Sardegna)

Secca di cala Caterina (Villasimius Sardegna)

Characteristics

Description

The shoal, W Cala Caterina, is covered by 5 m of water. It is marked at NE by a red buoy.
It is a famous point for diving where you can see two modern anchors surrounded by a multitude of fishes, sponges, yellow and white and Posidonia.
15/10/2012
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Joëlle
Le haut-fond, à l'W de la cala Caterina, est couvert de 5 m d'eau. Il est balisé au NE par une bouée rouge.
C'est un point réputé pour la plongée où l'on peut voir deux ancres modernes entourées d'une multitude de poissons, d'éponges jaunes et blanches et de posidonie.
15/10/2012
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Joëlle
Secca di cala Caterina (Villasimius Sardegna)
15/10/2012
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Joëlle
La secca, all'W da Cala Caterina, è coperta da 5 metri d'acqua. E 'caratterizzata at NE da una boa rossa.
Si tratta di un noto per le immersioni dove si possono vedere due ancore moderne circondati da una moltitudine di pesci, spugne, giallo e bianco e Posidonia.
15/10/2012
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Joëlle
Secca di cala Caterina (Villasimius Sardegna)
15/10/2012
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Joëlle
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Localisation

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Sites around Secca di cala Caterina (Villasimius Sardegna)
Flying distances - Direct line

Scoglio Santo Stefano (Villasimius Sardegna)

0.5nm
345°
Scoglio Santo Stefano lies about 0.2 mile SW of Fortezza Vecchio.
It is 18m high and surrounded by rocks. 
15 Oct 12

Capo Carbonara (Villasimius Sardegna)

0.5nm
97°
Carbonara cape is located at the S end of the rocky peninsula connected to the mainland by a low sandy isthmus.

A beacon of 5 m high is 0.7 MN NNW at the end of the cape.

The cape offers moorings on both sides. It is dominated by the tower Caterina where we see the old ...
7 May 14

Marina di Villasimius (Sardegna)

0.9nm
11°
The marina is located on the west coast ofCarbonara cape (within the Marine Protected Area of Cape Carbonara) that we run along at a good distance. There are rocks around.

800 b. (<60 m)
Tel:+39 070 7978006
Fax. +39 070 797137
Mail: info@marinavillasimius.it
15 Oct 12

Cala di Campolongu (Villasimius Sardegna)

1.3nm
This bay is located just after the exit of the Marina of Villasimius. An hotel located on the beautiful sandy beach is a good landmark.

It is a pleasant anchorage with clear transparent water.
16 Oct 12

Porto Giunco (Villasimius Sardegna)

0.9nm
60°
Porto Giunco bight is entered between Punta Molenti and Capo Carbonara. Giunco tower, partly in ruins,stands on the summit of a small promontory, 64m high, 1 mile N of Capo Carbonara.Anchorage can be taken, in a depth of 18m, sand and weed, about 0.7 mile ENE of this tower, between ...
14 Oct 12

Isola dei Cavoli (Villasimius Sardegna)

1.8nm
128°
Cavoli island is low and partly covered with bushes. It has a lighthouse with a radio beacon.
The island is located 0.3 NM SE of Carbonara Cape, it is surrounded by rocks and shoals, which greatly reduces the width of the passage between it and the cape.

It is forbidden ...
15 Oct 12

Secca dei Berni (Villasimius Sardegna)

2.1nm
81°
Secca dei Berni lies 1.5 miles SSW of Punta Molentis. It is marked by a lighted beacon. This shoal patch has a least depth of 2.4m at its N end. 
You can dive to admire the ruins of a Roman galley.
14 Oct 12

Scogli di Piscadeddus (Capo Boi Sardegna)

2.1nm
302°
Piscadeddus rocks lies 0,5 NM offshore and 1 NM E Boi cape. The least depth is 3.7m.
16 Oct 12

Capo Boi (Villasimius Sardegna)

3.2nm
290°
Capo Boi closes W side of the Carbonara gulf. A light is shown at the head of this cape.
It is formed by the termination of a rocky promontory. This promontory is 119m high and its summit is surmounted by Torre di Capo Boi.Secca de Piscadeddus lies 1 NM E of the cape.
16 Oct 12

Punta Molentis (Villasimius Sardegna)

3.2nm
63°
Molentis (dei Molenti) point, 2 NM W S of Serpentara island, end consists of a small headland surrounded by rocks and low, connected to the mainland by a sandbar.

Ancorage by 26 m about halfway between the Molentis tipand Serpentara island.
14 Oct 12

Isola Serpentara (Sardegna)

5.3nm
64°
Serpentara island is 1,7 NM off the coast. It is flat and bare and N is extended by a shoal which emerge 3 large rocks.
You can anchor between the island and the earth, at 1 NM SSW Cala Pira tower.
14 Oct 12

Cala Pira (Piras) (Sardegna)

5.1nm
39°
Cala Pira is S of Cappuccini point that has Cala Pira tower.You can anchor in this cove in sandy bottom.
14 Oct 12
Local Area

Golfo di Carbonara (Sardegna)

Carbonara gulf is located between Carbonara cape and Boi cape, in the Cagliari gulf, on its E side.Depending on the wind,we anchor on the W or E side of the bay. This large bay, rock and sand bottom, is very pretty and very crowded in summer.
NW of Carbonara cape, Carbonara Bay ...
15 Oct 12

Golfo di Cagliari (Sardegna)

Cagliari Gulf is entered between Capo Carbonara and Capo di Pula. The two sides of the gulf are mountainous, but a long stretch of sandy shore lies at the head and is broken only by Capo Sant’Elia.Several extensive saltwater lagoons and areas of marshes lie behind the sandy shore.The ...
16 Oct 12

Sardegna

Sardinia is the second largest island in the Mediterranean. Sardinia was made a self-governing region of Italy in 1948.
Sardinia offers coves and beaches relatively quiet. In the North as in the South the sailor will find there many anchorages.
The northern beaches are ...
19 Oct 17

Méditerranée - Mediterranean

La Méditerranée est reliée à l'océan Atlantique par le détroit de Gibraltar à l'ouest, à la mer de Marmara et à la mer Noire par les Dardanelles et le Bosphore à l'est. Le canal de Suez au sud-est relie la Méditerranée à la mer Rouge.
Îles méditerranéennesLes principales ...
13 Mar 15
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