Aligau pass (Fadiffolu)

Aligau pass (Fadiffolu)

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Aligau pass (Fadiffolu)
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Characteristics

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Description

There is a wide opening into the atoll between Aligau and Lowalfuri, about 3.5 miles NNW; the islet of Madewaru lies near the middle of the opening.
2011/11/5
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Joëlle
Il y a une large ouverture dans l'atoll entre Aligau et Lowalfuri, environ 3.5 miles NNW; l'îlot de Madewaru se trouve près du milieu de l'ouverture.

Fehingili (ou Kuredu) est l'îlot N de l'atoll Lhaviyani. Il y a une ouverture dans la lagune entre Fehingili et Kuredu, environ 0.8 miles W.

2013/02/27
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Aligau pass (Fadiffolu)
Aligau pass (Fadiffolu)
Aligau island
2011-11-05
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Aligau pass (Fadiffolu)
Aligau pass (Fadiffolu)
Madewaru island
2011-11-05
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Flying distances - Direct line

From Mavaidu to Hurawali (Fadiffolu)

12nm
338°
BetweenMavaidu and Hurawali, about 4.5 miles NE, several islets and detached reefs lie some distance SE of the enclosing reef. There are several channels into the lagoon between islets in this section of the atoll.
5 Nov 11
Joëlle

Barrier reef from Kanifushi to Madivaru (Fadiffolu)

12nm
322°
From Kanifuri (Kanifushi), the barrier reef extends about 7 miles NNE to Fallwaru (Madivaru).The islet of Naifaru, the most densely populated of the atoll lies on the reef about 2 miles SSW of Fallwaru. It is the capital of Lhaviyani (Fadiffolu) atoll. The total ...
5 Nov 11
Joëlle

Fehingili (Fadiffolu)

15nm
350°
Fehingili (or Kuredu) is the N islet of the Lhaviyani atoll. There is an opening into the lagoon between Fehingili and Kuredu, about 0.8 mile W; there are moderate depths in the entrance, but about 0.8 mile within the opening, some reefs lie in the fairway.It ...
4 Nov 11
Joëlle

Furifaro (Fadiffolu)

12nm
Furifaro, about 4 miles SSE of Fehingili, lies in the center of an opening into the lagoon. 
The islet, with a rocky shoal close NW, lies on a reef.Furifaro is a kitesurf spot.
4 Nov 11
Joëlle

Kanifuri (Fadiffolu)

10nm
296°
Kanifuri (Kanifushi), about 2 miles W of Dehu, forms the W extremity of the atoll.
5 Nov 11
Joëlle

Kardiva (Kashidhoo) island

19nm
186°
Kardiva is the ancient Sanskritised name of Kaashidhu Island. This island lies towards the eastern end of the Kardiva channel and gives its name to it.Kardiva, 2.9 km in length and around 1 km in width, the island covers an area of 2.75 km², formerly known as Karidu, was thickly ...
9 Nov 11
Jojo