Otok Pag

Otok Pag

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Characteristics

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Description

Large island near the mainland (32 NM long and 5 NM wide), composed mainly of limestone and karst rocks, it offers lunar landscapes particularly in its NE.
It is located at the tip of the S N of the Adriatic.

It is separated from the mainland by several channels whose narrow Ljubacka Vrata SE tet Velebitska Kanal to the E and NE.
Pag is the largest city on the island.

The island is accessible by a bridge 300 meters long, built in 1968, Cape Ostrljak on the mainland (near Miletici), 20 km from the town of Pag, in the center of the island.

We may find shelter in many places along the coast.

2011/03/29
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Grande île proche du continent (32 M de long et 5 M de large), essentiellement composée de calcaire et de roches karstiques, elle offre des paysages lunaires notamment dans sa partie NE.
Elle se situe à la pointe S du N de l'Adriatique.

Elle est séparée du continent par plusieurs chenaux dont l'étroit Ljubacka Vrata au SE et le Velebitski Kanal à l'E et au NE.

Pag est la plus grande ville sur l'île.

L'île est accessible par un pont long de 300 m, construit en 1968, au Cap Ostrljak sur le continent (près de Miletici), à 20 km de la ville de Pag, au centre de l'île.
On peut trouver un abri dans de nombreux endroits de la côte.
2011/07/23
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Sites around Otok Pag

Flying distances - Direct line

Maunski Kanal

2.9nm
192°
Small vessels will sometimes find Maunski Kanal, which lies between Otok Maun and the E side of Otok Pag, to be more suitable during daylight and in bad weather. 
29 Jul 11
Jojo

Kanal Nove Povljane Vir

11nm
149°
Kanal Nove Povljane, entered between Otok Vir and the SE end of Otok Pag, leads 5 miles SE into Ninski Zaliv.
Shoals at the inner end of this channel restrict the fairway to a width of about 250m, with a controlling depth of 8m. Vessels with a draft of over 6m are advised not to ...
23 Jul 11
Jojo

Otok Olib Zadar

10nm
230°
Otok Olib is located E of O. Silba. It belongs to Zadar archipelago.The island has been inhabited since Roman times. The residents bought their island in 1900. The only village on the island was established around the port.
To the east of the island you will find some small hidden ...
27 Jul 11
Jojo

Olipski Kanal

11nm
236°
Olipski Kanal leads NNW between the E side of Otok Silba and the W side of Otok Olib and merges into the N end of Pohlipski Kanal.
This channel is deep and has a minimum navigable width of 0.7 mile. It is often used by vessels proceeding to and from Zadar.
Good anchorage is ...
18 Sep 11
Jojo

Rivanjski Kanal

19nm
174°
Rivanjski Kanal continues NW from the N end of Srednji Kanal and leads between Otok Rivanj andOtok Sestrunj.
It is generally used by vessels proceeding between Srednji and Zadarski Kanals.
Otocic Tri Sestrice, a group of islets and rocks, extend up to 2 miles NW of Rt Zanavin, ...
9 Sep 11
Jojo

Otok Vir

12nm
156°
The island of Vir is one of the 300 islands of Zadar archipelago.
Vir island is located SW Pag, it is 25 kilometers north of Zadar and it has an area of 22.38 square kilometers. It rises gently from the sea to a bare and double summit, (Bandira) 112m high, with reminds of fort.
A ...
22 Jul 11
Jojo