Notice to Mariners / No.18 – 09th of July 2018

Notice to Mariners / No.18 – 09th of July 2018

Sub: Amendment to New RAK Ports Anchorage Locations
Amendment to Notice to Mariner No. 10/2018 dated 7th May 2018

Reference: Chart 3174, NtM 10/2018 and attached chartlet.
Further adjustment is required to three of the anchorages detailed in Notice to Mariners No.10 of 2018. Therefore, delete the previous coordinates and replace with:

  1. Saqr Port Anchorage Zone-2: Saqr Port Anchorage for small vessels & Barges (Zone 2) bounded by the following coordinates :
    25 59.54N, 55°50.00E.
    25 59.56N, 55°53.45E.
    25 58.36N, 55 53.46E.
    25 56.98N, 55 50.00E.
  2. Ras Al Khaimah Port Anchorage: New Port anchorage will be bounded by following coordinates :
    25 54.17N, 55 48.03E.
    25 55.41N, 55 51.12E.
    25 54.49N, 55 51.57E.
    25 53.25N, 55 48.48E.
  3. Al Jazeera Port Anchorage : New Port anchorage will be bounded by following coordinates :
    25 51.64N, 55 41.62E.
    25 52.94N, 55 44.97E.
    25 52.02N, 55 45.41E.
    25 50.71N, 55 42.06E.

Please note, no vessel is permitted to anchor within one nautical mile of any charted pipeline.

Capt. Michael Magee
Harbour Master, RAK Ports
Status of previously published notices:
2015: 1
2016: 2
2017: 5, 10, 14, 15, 18, 19, 22, 23
2018: 2, 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 16, 17