Kuala Langat (Selangor - Malaysia)

Kuala Langat (Selangor - Malaysia)

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Kampong Morib, which is conspicuous, stands 3.75 miles SSE of the entrance of Kuala Langat.

Kuala Langat is famous for its agricultural produce, industries that recycle scrap metal, home stay programmes for tourists and for its National Space Centre in Kanchong Darat.
Fishermen's jetties along the Langat River in Kuala Langat are where people from Kuala Lumpur and Petaling Jaya go to for a quick weekend getaway to enjoy fresh seafood and a breeze blowing in their faces.

Tides—Currents.—Off the coastal bank SW of Kuala Langat the SE current begins from 4 hours 30 minutes to 4 hours before HW at the shore. At springs the rate is 1.75 knots and 0.5 knot at neaps. The NNW current begins from 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours after HW by the shore. At springs the rate is 2 knots and 1 knot at neaps.


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Pyramid shoal (Malaysia)

24nm
156°
Pyramid Shoal, which lies on the N side of the SE end of South Sands, has a least depth of 3.4m, hard sand, and is the most dangerous shoal in the area because of its depth and protrusion into the fairway.
A lighted buoy is moored about 7 miles SE of Pyramid Shoal. A depth of about ...
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Tanjong Ru (Pulau Carey - Malaysia)

7.1nm
286°
Tg Ru is located E side of the approach to Selat Kelang, on Pulau Carey, It is the S point of the South fairway of port Klang .
The coast between Tanjong Ru and Tanjong Gabang, about 15 miles SE, is indented about midway along its length by Kuala Langat. This shallow river is not ...
29 Dec 11
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Tanjong Gabang (Selangor - Malaysia)

7.9nm
150°
Tg Gabang has a light easily identified. It is located before Kampong Batu Laut that stands at the mouth of a small river about 2 NM SE of the point.Between Tanjong Gabang and the entrance of the Sungai Sepang Besar, about 16 miles ESE, the thickly wooded coast is fringed by a sand ...
29 Dec 11
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Tanjong Selat Lumut (Perak - Malaysia)

8.4nm
300°
Selat Lumut separates the E side of Pulau Lumut from the mainland. It has a least width of about 0.1 mile, with both sides of the S entrance fringed by mud banks. Selat Lumut has not been surveyed in detail, but appears to be navigable by vessels of not more than 3m draft.
From ...
28 Dec 11
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Port Klang (Kelang) (Selangor - Malaysia)

11nm
352°
Port Klang is the principal port in Selangor.  It also serves as the port for the Klang Valley, Malaysia's most developed region where the capital Kuala Lumpur (that lies 40 miles to the E) is located. The port is situated on the W coast of the Malaysian Peninsula at the N end ...
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Bambek shoal (Selangor - Malaysia)

21nm
135°
Bambeck Shoal, the nearest shoal on the NE side lies on the NE side of the fairway.
Bambek shoal, about 4 NM offshore, lies SW of the mouth of Sungai Sepang Besar.
It has a depth of 0,3 m near its center and is composed of hard sand.
Its NW and SE sides are steep-to with ...
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