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Navigation-Lights | Georgia Boating Handbook - Boat Ed


The absence of this light indicates a sailboat under sail. All-Round White Light: On power-driven vessels less than 39.4 feet in length, this light may be used to ...

Boat Navigation Lights Rules | Fisheries Supply


While under sail, you have several options for displaying navigation lights: ... NOTE: A sailboat operating under power at night - whether the sails are set, or not ... This light should not be used when sailing or powering at night – it should only ... You never know when another boat might be on the move and will need to see ...

Required Equipment - California Division of Boating and Waterways


Navigation Lights: All vessels are required to display navigation ... In inland and international waters, sailing vessels under sail alone shall exhibit navigation lights ... and red lights should never be used together. A sailing ... sunrise to carry aboard devices that are suitable for night use (see page 44). .... SAILBOAT (sail onl...

Navigation Lights - BoatSafe.com


Operating at night (or in reduced visibility) can present some special challenges. ... in length and, according to the Rules of the Road, shall be equipped with navigation lights. ... You should test them to see how visible you might be at night. ... Walk away from the boat or row away, if you are at anchor or at a mooring, and see ...

Boating in Limited Visibility | Boating Safety


Nov 21, 2011 ... Other boats may be operating without required navigation lights, in violation of ... A lookout should scan 360 degrees, as accidents at night can occur when a ... engine power, the absence of this light indicates a sailboat under sail. ... this light may be used to combine a masthead light and stern light into a .....

Boating at night [Archive] - Winnipesaukee Forum


Chapter 3: Operating Your Boat Safely ~ Night Navigation ... whether they are operating under power or sail, and their direction of travel. ... However, never assume that the lights of other vessels are working properly. ... It should only be used sparingly, to see navaids or landmarks, and then shut off. It takes ...

PA Boating Handbook - Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission


Aug 10, 2016 ... The mission of the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission is to protect, ... Persons using a TTY should dial Pennsylvania ..... Boats used for skiing, fishing and day trips. ..... A sailboat operating under power and sail must display the proper run- ... Navigation lights are restricted to the colors red, green and.

Night Passage Tips for making your first overnight - WindCheck ...


May 1, 2014 ... The challenge of navigation and safe passage are guaranteed to invoke a ... This might suggest some upgrades to your boat's existing lighting. ... deck level running lights, they offer a step up for a vessel while under sail. ... Electronics should not only have night lighting but also the ability to dim them.

Table of Contents Boating Regulations and the Maryland State Boat ...


market value will be determined from a national publication of used vessel values adopted by ... a boat number and registration decals to operate on Maryland waters. ..... Under Inland Navigation Rules, a high intensity white light flashing at .... At night, sailing vessels operating under machinery, or under sail and machinery,.

Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Boating


Boating Regulations; Registration; Boat, Motor and Lake Usage; Boat Operation; Rules of the ..... Anglers should never fish from or stand on lock and dam structures. ... At night, a boat's navigation lights give an indication of right of way. ... Sailboats under sail have the right of way except when they are the overtaking vessel.