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A vessel not under command when making way through the water - lights

  • Description of scenario: Type of vessel: Vessel not under command when making way through the water
    Time of the day: From sunset to sunrise and from sunrise to sunset in restricted visibility
  • Rule(s) to be applied: Rule 27 (Vessels not under command or restricted in their ability to manoeuvre)
  • Applying the Rule(s) and comments: In accordance with Rule 27 (a) (Vessels not under command or restricted in their ability to manoeuvre), a vessel not under command shall exhibit:
    (i) two all-round red lights in a vertical line where they can best be seen;
    (iii) sidelights and a sternlight .
  • Lights positions:

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