Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : BCNISD
FeatureName: Beacon, isolated danger
Alias : BCNISD
CamelCase : BeaconIsolatedDanger
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : An isolated danger beacon is a beacon erected on an isolated danger of limited extent, which has navigable water all around it.
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Remarks : A beacon is a prominent specially constructed object forming a conspicuous mark as a fixed aid to navigation or for use in hydrographic survey (IHO Dictionary, S-32, 5th Edition, 420). Topmark, light, fog signal, radar reflector and retro-reflector are separate objects.
Management Details
Proposal Type : Supersession
Submitting Organization : unknown
Proposed Change : Add Camel Case
Justification : S-100
Proposed : 2008-05-23
Accepted : 2009-07-14
Amended : 2009-07-14
Successor : -
Predecessor : BCNISD