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Underwater noise survey southeast of Soko Islands

  • calendar

    15 May 2019

  • location

    Hong Kong



For approximately two months, an underwater noise survey [is being] carried out at the following position (WGS 84 Datum): 22 deg. 09.410’N / 113 deg. 57.879’E

The works will be carried out by one motor boat.

A working area of approximately 40 metres around the boat will be established. A yellow marker buoy will be laid to mark the position of the anchor extending from the boat.

The hours of work will be round-the-clock.

Vessel engaged in the works will display signals as prescribed in international and local regulations.

Vessels navigating in the vicinity should proceed with caution.

(For information about operations in Hong Kong, contact GAC Hong Kong at shipping.hongkong@gac.com)

Source: Government of the Hong Kong SAR Marine Department Notice No.78 of 2019