Port of Palenque
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 Palenque
General Information
Latitude:   18° 13' 34" N   Publication:   147
Longitude:   70° 11' 33" W   Chart:   25800
First Port of Entry:       USA Representative:   No
ETA Message Required:   Yes   Medical Facilities:   No
Harbor Characteristics
Harbor Size:   Very Small   Harbor Type:   Open Roadstead
Shelter:   Fair   Turning Area:   Yes
Maximum Vessel Size:   Over 500 feet in length   Good Holding Ground:    
Entrance Restrictions
Tide:       Swell:   Yes
Ice:   No   Other:    
Overhead Limit:   No  
Water Depth
Channel:       Anchorage:   41 - 45 feet
12.5 - 13.7 meters
Cargo Pier:       Oil Terminal:    
Mean Tide:    
Compulsory:   Yes   Advisable:   Yes
Available:   Yes   Local Assist:   Yes
Assist:   No   Salvage:    
Pratique:   Yes   Deratt Cert:    
Telephone:   Yes   Telegraph:    
Radio:   Yes   Radio Tel:   Yes
Air:       Rail:   No
Loading & Unloading
Wharves:   Yes   Anchor:    
Med Moor:       Beach:    
Lifts & Cranes
100+ Ton Lifts:       Fixed Cranes:    
50-100 Ton Lifts:       Mobile Cranes:    
25-49 Ton Lifts:       Floating Cranes:    
0-24 Ton Lifts:      
Port Services
Longshore:       Electrical:    
Electrical Repair:       Navigation Equipment:    
Provisions:   No   Water:   No
Fuel Oil:   No   Diesel Oil:   No
Deck:       Engine:    
Repairs, Drydock, Railway & Other Services
Ship Repairs:       Drydock Size:    
Marine Railroad Size:       Garbage Disposal:    
Degauss:       Dirty Ballast:    
Port of call information is provided
by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
in its World Port Index
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