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Notice to Mariners

Depth of Sai Gon – Vung Tau fairway

NOTICE TO MARINERS

Depth of Sai Gon – Vung Tau fairway

No. 57/TBHH-TCTBĐATHHMN dated April 11 ,2019

HCM – 10 – 2019

Waters:      Hồ Chí Minh city.

Fairway:    Sài Gòn – Vũng Tàu.

VMS-South would like to inform that:

Within surveyed design of width is about 150m, section Vịnh Gành Rái with 400m in width (feom buoys “8”, “9” on Vũng Tàu – Thị Vải fairway to buoy “1” on Sài Gòn – Vũng Tàu fairway) is limited and guided by AtoN, depth in meters to Chart Datum:

  1. Section from buoys “8”, “9” on Vũng Tàu – Thị Vải fairway to Mũi Nước Vận: depth in meters to Chart Datum is 8,5m.
  2. Section from Mũi Nước Vận to Mũi Đèn Đỏ:

– Appearing shallow points 7,7m; 8,3m at coordinates:

Depth VN-2000 WGS-84
Latitude (φ) Longitude (λ) Latitude (φ) Longitude (λ)
7,7 10034’59,1” N 106050’05,4” E 10034’55,4” N 106050’11,9” E
8,3 10039’16,9” N 106048’22,3” E 10039’13,2” N 106048’28,8” E
8,3 10039’53,0” N 106047’44,8” E 10039’49,4” N 106047’51,3” E

– Shallow is on the right side of fairway, extending from upstream of buoy “55” + 920m to the upstream of buoy “55” + 1270m, , length is about 350m, the farthest point encroachment is about 11m, depth in meters to Chart Datum is 7,9m.

Others shallow points, depth in meters to Chart Datum is 8,5m.

  1. Section Sài Gòn river:

– Shallow is on the right side of fairway, extending from buoy “64” to upstream of buoy “64” + 350m, length is about 350m the farthest point encroachment is about 82m, depth in meters to Chart Datum in center of fairway is 8,4m, depth in meters to Chart Datum is 8,0m.

– Shallow is on the right side of fairway, extending from buoy “77” to upstream of buoy “77” + 650m, length is about 650m, the farthest point encroachment is about 51m, depth in meters to Chart Datum is 7,9m.

– Appearing shallow points 8,4m; 7,5m at coordinates:

Depth VN-2000 WGS-84
Latitude (φ) Longitude (λ) Latitude (φ) Longitude (λ)
8,4 10045’19,2” N 106044’39,4” E 10045’15,5” N 106044’45,8” E
8,4 10045’24,0” N 106044’45,4” E 10045’20,4” N 106044’51,9” E
8,4 10045’30,2” N 106044’49,5” E 10045’26,5” N 106044’55,9” E
7,5 10045’50,4” N 106044’59,2” E 10045’46,8” N 106045’05,7” E
8,4 10046’34,7” N 106044’41,5” E 10046’31,1” N 106044’47,9” E

Others shallow points, depth in meters to Chart Datum is 8,5m.

  1. Turning basin VQ1 and VQ2:

- Turning basin VQ1: Within surveyed design of turning basin VQ1 at waters of Sài Gòn port, existing shallow on right, extending scope of the basin, encroaching into the most distant turning basin about 42m 42m, depth in meters to Chart Datum is 4,2m.

- Turning basin VQ2: Within surveyed design of turning basin VQ2 at waters opposite of Kênh Tẻ, existing shallow on right, extending scope of the basin, encroaching into the most distant turning basin about 70m, depth in meters to Chart Datum is 6,4m.

NAVIGATION GUIDANCE:

All vessels navigating on Sai Gon – Vung Tau fairway should notice mooring buoy with characteristics mentioned above, keep watching, and comply strictly with the regulation of Ho Chi Minh Maritime Administration for maritime safety./.


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