Pulau Pisang (teluk Krui - SW Sumatra)

Pulau Pisang (teluk Krui - SW Sumatra)

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Pulau Pisang (teluk Krui - SW Sumatra)
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Characteristics

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Description

Pulau Pisang, quartz rock, 41m high and densely overgrown with coconut palms, is almost 1 mile in extent and lies about 11 miles SE of Teluk Pugung and I mile offshore; the intermediate coast is steep-to.
It is surrounded by a narrow coastal reef with deep water about 0.2 mile off, with the exception of the NE side, where it is connected to the mainland by a ledge with a greatest depth of 73m.
On this ledge and to the N of the island, are patches with depths from 1.8 to 5.5m.
2012/02/7
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142°
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63nm
138°
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67nm
304°
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257°
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89nm
257°
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