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Sungai Benut (Johor - Malaysia)

Sungai Benut (Johor - Malaysia)

Characteristics

Description

The Sungai Benut, entered about 8 miles N of Pulau Pisang, is the largest river along this part of the coast. Only small vessels with local knowledge can be accommodated.
6/01/2012
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Pulau Pisang (Johor - Malaysia)

7.3nm
189°
Pulau Pisang (English: Banana island) is a small island located off the Western coast of the Malaysian state of Johor. It is about 12 km from the town of Pontian Kecil and 5 km from Benut town. It is the siteof Pisang Lighthouse guiding ships into the western entrance of the Singapore ...
6 Jan 12

Pulau Karimun Kecil (E Sumatra)

27nm
166°
Karimun Kecil or Little Karimun, separated from the NE side of Great Karimun by a deep channel about 0.5 mile wide, is a bold island, 377m high.
In the NW approach to the channel between Great Karimun and Little Karimun are two islets, Nangoi, 39m high, about 1.2 miles W of the ...
1 Feb 12

Pulau Assan and Mudu (E Sumatra)

28nm
177°
Assan and Mudu, rocky and thickly-overgrown islands, 83 and 65m high, respectively, lie about 1.2 miles off the NW side of Great Karimun. Sajuda, an above-water rock, lies 0.5 mile N of Assan and Seal Rock lies about 0.5 mile NE of Sajuda.
Tokong Belanda, a low rock, lies about ...
31 Jan 12

Pulau Tekong

47nm
103°
Small island on the east side of Singapre, close to Malaysia.Access is reserved to military activities and personnels.
17 May 11

Pulau Kukup (Johor - Malaysia)

18nm
149°
Located South-west of Johor, about 5,5 NM NW of Tg Piai, 1 km offshore from the quaint little fishing village of Kampung Air Masin in Kukup Laut (Pontian District), Pulau Kukup is an low, flat island entirely covered by mangrove forest and surrounded by mudflats - the mudflats ...
6 Jan 12

Pulau Lyu Besar and Lyu Kecil (E Sumatra)

24nm
169°
Pulau Iyu Besar and Pulau Iyu Kecil, each 45m high, lie about 3 miles N of Little Karimun.
Pulau Iyu Kecil lies 0.5 mile NE of Pulau Iyu Besar. The islets are known as The Brothers.
A rock, with a depth of 2m, lies 0.3 mile NE of Pulau Iyu Kecil, and a rock, with a depth of ...
1 Feb 12

Pulau Tambelas (E Sumatra)

36nm
177°
Pulau Tambelas, 80m high, stands about 4 miles NNW of Pulau Kempaan, in the fairway between Selat Gelam and the channels between the islands SW of it.
The island has three peaks and from a distance appears as two islands.
31 Jan 12

Tanjong Seginting (Johor - Malaysia)

26nm
297°
Bukit Banang, 470m high, is the summit of a range of rolling hills which terminates at Tanjong Seginting.
Four radio masts stand on its summit. Several bright white lights, visible for a considerable distance, are sometimes shown near the radio masts.
A light is reported to ...
6 Jan 12

Sungai Batu Pahat (Johor - Malaysia)

26nm
300°
The Sungai Batu Pahat, SE of Muar, is fronted by a shallow flat which, extends up to 3 miles offshore. A depth of 0.3m exists on this flat near the river entrance at LW.
Within the entrance there are depths of 2.5 to 5m as far as the town of Batu Pahat (Bandar Penggaram), about ...
5 Jan 12

Raffles Marina

26nm
124°
Raffles Marina offers 158 walk-on wet berths catering for boats up  to 20m, or 65 ft in length. The marina?s solid panel breakwater
provides the calmest marina lagoon in Singapore, with an average lagoon depth of 4 metres at LAT.
Features
Single or Double Berths ...
4 Apr 12

Pongkar beach (E Karimun Besar) (E Sumatra)

31nm
165°
Pongkar beach is a long beach with an area of approximately 100 hectares, with pine trees scattered around the beach area. During the Southwest Monsoon good anchorage can be taken off the E side of Great Karimun, to the SE of Little Karimun, over a bottom of stiff gray mud with ...
31 Jan 12

Pulau Belembang-Burung (E Rangsang-E Sumatra)

43nm
183°
Pulau Burung, which stands about 5 miles SE of Tanjung Medangkaluwar, the E extremity of Pulau Rangsang, is high, densely wooded, and fringed by above and below-water rocks.
Pulau Belembang, 1,5 miles N of pulau Burung, is surrounded by above and belowwater rocks. The islet is ...
30 Jan 12
Local Area

Tanjong Ru to Tanjong Piai (Malaysia)

The N coast of the Strait of Malacca between Tanjung Ru and Tanjung Piai, about 166 miles SE, is only slightly indented.
Most of the shoal areas which lie off this section of coast are contained within these bights N of a line drawn between the salient points.
Port Dickson and ...
28 Dec 11

Strait of Malacca (East)

The Strait of Malacca is a narrow, 805 km stretch of water between the Malay Peninsula (Peninsular Malaysia) and the Indonesian island of Sumatra.Singapore Strait is the area lying between the S coasts of Malaysia and Singapore Island on the N side and the coast of Sumatera on ...
25 Jan 12

Sumatra W coast (Indonesia)

On the W coast of Sumatera there is a high, rocky coast, or if there is a strip of sand by the sea, the land rises rapidly behind it to the neighboring hills.
Numerous small streams discharge their waters on the W coast, but most of them are barred and only navigable by small craft. ...
1 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 Pisang (Johor - Malaysia)

Pulau Pisang (English: Banana island) is a small island located off the Western coast of the Malaysian state of Johor. It is about 12 km from the town of Pontian Kecil and 5 km from Benut town. It is the siteof Pisang Lighthouse guiding ships into the western entrance of the Singapore ...
6 Jan 12
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