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Selat Penuba (Indonesia)

Selat Penuba (Indonesia)

Characteristics

Description

Selat Penuba is deep, but is obstructed at its W end and is not used by shipping.

Tengah Islet, about 30m high, is located on a reef in the E fairway of Selat Penuba, about 1 mile SE of the E point of Pulau Selayar.

Serang Islet, about the same height as Tengah, lies about 1 mile SE, just within the 5m curve off the S side of the strait.

27/02/2012
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Kepulauan Lima (Selat Lima)

3.9nm
Kepulauan Lima, lying nearly in the middle of the strait, consists of Yu, Panjang, Buntar, and Lima; they are hilly and wooded. Only Lima is inhabited.
About 0.5 mile ENE of Lima is a small, low, stony cay, which is overgrown with brushwood, and is steep-to.
27 Feb 12

Selat Lima (Indonesia)

4.3nm
347°
Selat Lima (Lima Strait), between the N side of Pulau Selayar and the S coast of Pulau Lingga, is a deep channel; parts of the shores are steep-to.Pulau Pandan, a wooded mass of ironstone, lies off the W entrance of Selat Lima. Sunken rocks extend about 0.2 mile S and E of the islet; ...
29 Feb 12

Tanjung Labuandadong (W Pulau Lingga)

7.2nm
345°
Tanjung Labuandadong, the NW point of the entrance to Selat Lima, is fairly steep-to; Pulau Labuandadong lies close off the point.
27 Feb 12

Pulau Pulon (W Lingga)

10nm
358°
Pulau Pulon lies about 2 miles NE of Tanjung Datuk; the islet is prominent with a sharp peak.
27 Feb 12

Pulau Rapang (NW Pulau Singkep)

11nm
253°
Pulau Rapang, a small islet with a sharp, wooded hill, lies 1 mile NW of Tanjung Irat; near it is the narrowest part of the strait.
A steep-to bank, as defined by the 5m curve, forms the W side of the channel.
It extends about 5 miles SW from Rapang.
27 Feb 12

Tanjung Irat (NW Singkep)

11nm
249°
Tanjung Irat, on the E side, is located 5.5 miles N of Tanjung Sebayur. The strait is divided by a long, steep sandbank on the N point of which lie two rocks, named Malang Bang which are only visible at LW; a patch that dries lies on the W elbow of the bank, about midway between the two points.
26 Feb 12

Selat Sebayur (Sebajoer Strait) (NW Pulau Singkep)

13nm
247°
Selat Sebayur (Sebajoer Strait), between the NW side of Pulau Singkep and the Posik group of islands, is a fairly good but narrow channel, requiring local knowledge or the assistance of a native pilot; it is entered from the S between Tanjung Sebayur and a flat that extends about ...
26 Feb 12

Teluk Baruk (S Pulau Singkep)

17nm
185°
Also known as Baro-baai, Baroek-baai, lies between Tanjung Malang and Tanjung Buku, the S extremities of Pulau Singkep.
It is about 6 miles wide and 4 miles in length to its head from abreast the 10m curve, within which line the depths are reduced to 3.7m and less over the greater portion of it.
26 Feb 12

Selat Dasi

20nm
Selat Dasi (Dasi Strait) is a passage 4 miles long, separating Pulau Lingga from Pulau Bakung N of it.
There are several islets and rocks in the fairway of the strait, and it is only available to vessels with local knowledge.
27 Feb 12

Tanjung Buku (SW Pulau Singkep)

21nm
194°
Tanjung Buku has the prominent hill Gunung Buku, 137m high, on it. Bukit Porok, about 2.7 miles N of Tanjung Buku, has a sharp peak about 149m high.
The coast from Tanjung Buku to Tanjung Sebayur (NW Tg Buku) trends NNW and NW for 14 miles; the latter point is on the E side of ...
26 Feb 12

Tanjung Goroh (SE Lingga)

27nm
90°
Tanjung Goroh, the SE point of Pulau Lingga, may be known by a saddle hill.
9 Feb 12

Teluk Tolo (Tolo Bay) (S Lingga)

29nm
88°
Between Tg Goroh and Tg Jang is a shallow bay.
On the W side of the entrance of the bay is pulau Kokau, a small hilly islet, and 0,3 NM S of the islet is Batu Maresoh, a rock just above HW.Pulau Sunsa, about 0.5 mile S of Tanjung Jang, has a hill 99m high; a small wooded rock lies ...
9 Feb 12
Local Area

Pulau Singkep (E Sumatra)

Pulau Singkep is located about 20 miles N of Tanjung Jabung on the Sumatera coast. It is an island in the Lingga Archipelago in Indonesia.
The island, about 20 miles in length and the same in breadth, is much indented on its N and S sides.
It is separated from the E coast of ...
29 Feb 12

Sumatra (Indonesia)

Sumatra (Indonesian: Sumatera) is an island in western Indonesia, westernmost of the Sunda Islands.
The longest axis of the island runs approximately 1,790 km (1,110 mi) northwest-southeast, crossing the equator near the centre. At its widest point the island spans ...
7 Jan 12

Indian Ocean

The Indian Ocean is the third largest of the world's oceanic divisions, covering about 20% of the Earth's water surface. It is bounded on the north by Asia (including the Indian subcontinent, after which it is named); on the west by Africa; on the east by Indochina, the Sunda Islands, ...
6 Apr 12

Pulau Posik (NW Pulau Singkep)

Posik is the central and principal island of a group which lies off the NW side of Pulau Singkep, and is separated by Selat Sebayur.
Other islands in the vicinity of Posik include Bandahara, Sempeng, Rusukbuaya (Roesoek Boeaja), Nibung, Pajang, and Noja, as well as smaller islets ...
26 Feb 12

Pulau Silenseng and Bunta (NW Pulau Singkep)

Pulau Silenseng (Pulau Silinseng), nearly 3 miles NW of Rusukbuaya, consists of two islets connected by a reef, dry at LW; it is surrounded by a reef which extends about 0.5 mile from its W side.
A shoal, with a least depth of 7.3m, lies midway between Ruskbuaya and Pulau Silenseng. ...
26 Feb 12
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