Wreck Buoys

Characteristics:-

  • You wonÂ’t see many of these as they will only be in position over new wrecks for perhaps a day or so.
  • Pillar or spar buoy
  • Equal number of blue and yellow vertical stripes.
  • Topmark - if fitted, a yellow +.
  • Light - blue and yellow alternating flashes. Typically blue for 1 second, then a 1/2 second gap then yellow for 1 second, then a 1/2 second gap. B1.0s+0.5s+Y1.0s+0.5s

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