Port of Merauke
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 Merauke
General Information
Latitude:   8° 28' 17" S   Publication:   164
Longitude:   140° 23' 32" E   Chart:   BA3528
First Port of Entry:       USA Representative:    
ETA Message Required:   Yes   Medical Facilities:   Yes
Harbor Characteristics
Harbor Size:   Very Small   Harbor Type:   River Natural
Shelter:   Fair   Turning Area:    
Maximum Vessel Size:   Up to 500 feet in length   Good Holding Ground:    
Entrance Restrictions
Tide:   No   Swell:   No
Ice:   No   Other:   No
Overhead Limit:      
Water Depth
Channel:   16 - 20 feet
4.9 - 6.1 meters
  Anchorage:   16 - 20 feet
4.9 - 6.1 meters
Cargo Pier:   36 - 40 feet
11 - 12.2 meters
  Oil Terminal:   16 - 20 feet
4.9 - 6.1 meters
Mean Tide:   10 feet  
Compulsory:   Yes   Advisable:    
Available:   Yes   Local Assist:    
Assist:   No   Salvage:   No
Pratique:       Deratt Cert:    
Telephone:   Yes   Telegraph:    
Radio:   Yes   Radio Tel:   Yes
Air:   Yes   Rail:    
Loading & Unloading
Wharves:   Yes   Anchor:    
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:    
Electrical Repair:       Navigation Equipment:    
Provisions:   No   Water:   Yes
Fuel Oil:   Yes   Diesel Oil:    
Deck:       Engine:    
Repairs, Drydock, Railway & Other Services
Ship Repairs:   Limited   Drydock Size:    
Marine Railroad Size:       Garbage Disposal:    
Degauss:       Dirty Ballast:    
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