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15 - Waypoints and Notes

1) Tongwa (15 47.155S/ 011 48.731E) Waypoint from V51CB

2) Fishing Camp (15 34.208S/ 012 01.243E) – V51CB, says friendly S Africans run it.

3) Namibe (15 10.334S/ 012 03.573E) Offshore, depth 50m Anchor: (15 11.7S/ 012 08.2E) Depth 4-5m

4) Anchorage (14 10’S/ 012 20’E) – V51CB, says reputed to be nice.

1) – 4) No detail shown on C-Maps

5) Cabo de Santa Maria ( 13 25’S/ 012 32’E) – V51CB, Nice bay, road to Cabo S Maria, beautiful, small, very protected; there is a waterfall and good fishing.

6) Cabo de Santa Marta/Maria (13 24’S/ 012 33’E) Waypoint from V51CB, fishing village, protective headland and has fish eagles.

7) Ponta da Campeona (Paradise) – separates 2 small bays. Arrival from south - East of Ponta & Rocas dos Frades, cross Baia dos Elefantes, past Ponta do Leste. Identified if arriving from north by caves along west shore, west of Equimina. Paradise (13 11.526S/ 012 46.592E) offshore V51CB, look to right (west) small bay.
Anchor: (13 12.096S/ 012 45.824E) depth 5.5m
Anchor: (13 12.108S/ 012 45.825E) depth 4m

8) Baia da Equimina (13 11.59S/ 012 46.67E) as per C-maps
Anchor: (13 11.688S/ 012 46.817E) Depth 3/2.6m. Water available.

9) Mentioned in Pilot; the following notes were made about 2 miles offshore:
9.1) Praia da Lua (13 08.273S/ 012 49.494E) Offshore in 20-50m; looks sheltered, 3 groups of buildings on shore. SW corner most sheltered from SW. Sandy beach.
9.2) Praia do Nhime (13 06’S/ 012 52.5E) Factory on east side. West side should be sheltered (too far offshore to tell). Small beach to W of main bay, fishing boat off beach, path leading up hillside – this may be more sheltered from SW.
9.3) Praia do Noto ( 13 03.175S/ 012 54.418E) offshore
9.4) Praia da Chituca ( 13 00.835S/ 012 56.613E) offshore – looks bigger depth >40m; no buildings seen. Bays are small.

10) Baia Azul Anchor: (12 37.178S/ 013 13.989E) Depth 5.5m about 500 m offshore. Dip in hills on shore, opposite public slipway.
Anchor: (12 37.274S/ 013 14.136E) Depth 3.8-4m; opposite beach bar and small reef. Bar at beach level, west of small private slipway.

11) Lobito Very deep close inshore of harbour, can keep close to west shore inside. Yacht Club – mooring buoy: (12 19.684S/ 013 34.257E) depth 20m

Comments
The journey so far

The Story

Rescued !

Radio Ham Saves Lives

Press Release of the Rescue

Homeward Bound

32 - Rosario

31 - Radio Friends

30 - Rising Rivers

29 - Going downstream

28 - Dalkiri Paraguay

27 - Dalkiri - Goya still Rio Parana

26 - Pics of Parana

25 - Seasons Greetings-Dalkiri

25 - Dalkiri in Uruguay

25 - Dalkiri - 2005 Rescue story

24 - Dalkiri in Torres Brasil

23 - Dalkiri in Santa Catarina

15 - Waypoints and Notes

15 - Lobito exit Angola

14 - Angola cont - Equimina Baia Azul

13 - Angola - Continued

12 - Angola

11 - NAMIBIA EXIT

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