Port of Avatiu
Port of Call
Here are the harbor characteristics, water depths, entrance restrictions, tug and pilotage requirements, lift and crane availability, supplies and services to assist you in planning your next port of call at Port of Avatiu
General Information
Latitude:   21° 12' 13" S   Publication:   126
Longitude:   159° 47' 7" W   Chart:   83425
First Port of Entry:   Yes   USA Representative:   No
ETA Message Required:   Yes   Medical Facilities:   Yes
Harbor Characteristics
Harbor Size:   Very Small   Harbor Type:   Coastal Natural
Shelter:   Fair   Turning Area:   Yes
Maximum Vessel Size:   Up to 500 feet in length   Good Holding Ground:   Yes
Entrance Restrictions
Tide:   No   Swell:   No
Ice:   No   Other:   Yes
Overhead Limit:   No  
Water Depth
Channel:   16 - 20 feet
4.9 - 6.1 meters
  Anchorage:   76 feet - OVER
23.2m - OVER
Cargo Pier:   16 - 20 feet
4.9 - 6.1 meters
  Oil Terminal:   16 - 20 feet
4.9 - 6.1 meters
Mean Tide:   1 foot  
Compulsory:   No   Advisable:   Yes
Available:   Yes   Local Assist:   No
Assist:   Yes   Salvage:   No
Pratique:   Yes   Deratt Cert:   Yes
Telephone:   No   Telegraph:   Yes
Radio:   Yes   Radio Tel:   Yes
Air:   Yes   Rail:    
Loading & Unloading
Wharves:       Anchor:   Yes
Med Moor:       Beach:    
Lifts & Cranes
100+ Ton Lifts:       Fixed Cranes:    
50-100 Ton Lifts:       Mobile Cranes:   Yes
25-49 Ton Lifts:       Floating Cranes:    
0-24 Ton Lifts:   Yes  
Port Services
Longshore:   Yes   Electrical:   Yes
Electrical Repair:   No   Navigation Equipment:   No
Steam:   No  
Provisions:   Yes   Water:   Yes
Fuel Oil:   Yes   Diesel Oil:   Yes
Deck:   No   Engine:   No
Repairs, Drydock, Railway & Other Services
Ship Repairs:   Limited   Drydock Size:    
Marine Railroad Size:       Garbage Disposal:   Yes
Degauss:       Dirty Ballast:   No
Port of call information is provided
by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
in its World Port Index
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