(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)
Safe water marks indicate:
- that there is safe water around the mark
- central line and centre of a channel.
Safe water mark serves also as an alternative to the lateral (side) and cardinal (basic) mark which indicates approach to the coast.
NAUTICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF SAFETY WATER MARKS
|SAFETY WATER MARKS
|SHAPE OF MARK
||Spherical, pillar or spar with spherical topmark
|COLOUR OF MARK
||Red and white stripes
||Single red sphere
|COLOUR OF LIGHT
|CHARACTER OF LIGHT
||Isophase, occulting, L Fl every 10s or Morse ''A''