It is the the southernmost bay of Kornat, exposed to jugo; sheltered from bora.
Shallows: 180 m S
from the W cape of the bay (2 m). Warning: the best enter in the bay is from the SE; (in NE part of the
bay) the reef on the middle of the branch (about 100 m from the bottom
of the bay).
Berth: (smaller vessels) in NE
part of the bay (depth 4 m); along the stone jetty (shallow: depth
around 1.5 m). Mooring: (bigger vessels) on the entrance to the bay (depth
around 25 m); on the middle of the bay (two buoys); along the stone jetty (around 1.5 m).
C'est la baie la plus au S de Kornat.
Attention aux hauts-fonds sous 2,10 m et 2,7 m au SW de la baie.
On peut mouiller au fond de la baie, par 15 m d'eau, sur les corps-morts qui ont été installés ou en portant une amarre aux bollards à terre. On peut ancrer au NE de la baie par 4 m ou s'amarrer le long de la jetée de pierre par 1,5 m. Les grands bateaux peuvent mouiller à l'entrée de la baie par environ 25 m. Au milieu de la baie on trouve deux bouées.
Ouverte au Jugo.
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