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post #27 of Old 12-07-2013
eherlihy
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Re: Hit a rock today

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Originally Posted by TakeFive View Post
FWIW, NOAA's chart has your point of impact shaded in blue (shallow water) instead of the white that your plotter shows. I think the blue color better highlights the true danger. This is another reason why I prefer using my computer-based plotter that can use whatever raster or vector charts you choose. NOAA charts in coastal US, NGA charts in BVI, etc.:


Yeah, I had PolarNavy running at the Nav station, but my Garmin chartplotter was at the helm...


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