Rule(s) to be applied:Rule 27
(Vessels not under command or restricted in their ability to manoeuvre) Rule 30 (Anchored vessels and vessels aground)
Applying the Rule(s) and comments:
In accordance with Rule 27
(b) (Vessels not under command or restricted in their ability to manoeuvre), a vessel restricted in her ability to manoeuvre
, except a vessel engaged in mine clearance operations, shall exhibit: (ii) three shapes in a vertical line where they can best be seen. The highest and lowest of these shapes shall be balls and the middle one a diamond; (iv) shape prescribed in Rule 30 (Anchored vessels and vessels aground). In accordance with Rule 30 (a)(i) (Anchored vessels and vessels aground), a vessel at anchor shall exhibit where it can best be seen, in the fore part, one ball.
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