Temporary establishment of scientific buoy "EPD-2" to the north of Lantau Island

11 Aug 2022 / Hong Kong

The particulars of the buoy are as follow:

  • Name : EPD-2
  • Position (WGS 84 Datum) : 22° 20.370’N 114° 00.154’E
  • Shape : Pillar
  • Colour : Yellow
  • Light Characteristics : FI(5) Y.20s
  • Top Mark : Yellow "X"
  • Radar Reflector : Fitted
  • Automatic Identification System : Fitted

Vessels navigating in the vicinity should proceed with caution and give a wide berth to the buoy.

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Source: Government of the Hong Kong SAR Shipping Department Notice No.164 of 2022

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