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Wave Hub Aids to Navigation

Please be advised that vessel THV Patricia completed the annual navigation mark maintenance on the 22nd August 2017 and is now clear of the Wave Hub offshore site.

Assigned positions, key characteristics and current status of Wave Hub operated Aids to Navigation can be found in the table below. 

All Wave Hub operated navigation marks are currently on station, in good order and functioning correctly.

It is respectfully requested that fishermen maintain a 250m clearance where possible from Wave Hub Aids to Navigation to avoid fouling of the catenary moorings.

Wave Hub AtoN NameDetailsAssigned Position (WGS84)Current Status

Wave Hub NW (N18100)

North Cardinal - 3m Diameter Buoy - AIS Station - 6m Focal Plane, White 7nm Light: VQ

050° 23.059' N 005° 38.241' W

OK

Wave Hub SE (N18107)

South Cardinal - 3m Diameter Buoy - 6m Focal Plane, White 7nm Light: VQ(6)+LFl(1) 10s

050° 20.637' N 005° 35.006' W

OK

Wave Hub Site – NW (N18101)

Special Mark - 3m Diameter Buoy - 4m Focal Plane, GPS Synchronised, Yellow 5nm Light: FL.Y.5s (Sync)

050° 22.791' N 005° 37.943' W

OK

Wave Hub Site – NE (N18102)

Special Mark - 3m Diameter Buoy - 4m Focal Plane, GPS Synchronised, Yellow 5nm Light: FL.Y.5s (Sync)

050° 22.999' N 005° 35.901' W

OK

Wave Hub Site – SE (N18106)

Special Mark - 3m Diameter Buoy - 4m Focal Plane, GPS Synchronised, Yellow 5nm Light: FL.Y.5s (Sync)

050° 20.894' N 005° 35.378' W

OK

Wave Hub Site – SW (N18105)

Special Mark - 3m Diameter Buoy - 4m Focal Plane, GPS Synchronised, Yellow 5nm Light: FL.Y.5s (Sync)

050° 20.541' N 005° 37.196' W

OK

Please contact the Wave Hub Marine Operations Manager to report any observed fault condition for a Wave Hub Navigation Mark.

Please see the Wave Hub Offshore Site Plan (available for download below) for a chart showing the Wave Hub Aids to Navigation configuration.

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