(exctraction from Regulations about marks and the way of marking of fairways in the internal sea waters and territorial sea of the Republic of Croatia)
New navigational dangers marks are newly discovered dangers and still not mentioned in nautical publications. Here natural and artificial obstacles (sand reefs, cliffs, wrecks, etc.) are included.
New navigational danger marks should be placed as near as possible to the danger, within the region where subsequently some other marks will be placed and should remain there:
- until new navigational danger become known and detailed information about that is given in nautical publications;
- until complete researches are made and all details about their position and the smallest depth above them is ascertained;
- until permanent marking is done.
NAUTICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF NEW NAVIGATIONAL DANGERS MARKS
|NEW NAVIGATIONAL DANGERS MARKS
|SHAPE OF MARK
||Any, other than other navigational marks
|COLOUR OF MARK
||Yellow and blue stripes (minimum 4, maximum 8)
||Single yellow "+" shape
|COLOUR OF LIGHT
||Blue and white flashes
|CHARACTER OF LIGHT