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ASPBYC Schedule of Common Marks and Mark Status

1. All permanent and semi-permanent marks in San Pedro Bay (the Los Angeles and Long Beach Harbor Area) will be designated by a number.

2. Numbers have been assigned to all marks in four groups:

Long Beach AreaLos Angeles Area
1 - 26 Permanent Marks50 - 75 Permanent Marks
30 - 49 Semi-Permanent Marks 80 - 99 Semi-Permanent Marks


3. The following information regarding the presence and location of numbered marks is presented for informational purposes only.  Race Committees and others desiring to utilize these marks should always verify the correct location of the mark before using.

Schedule of Permanent Marks:

Mark #

Mark Description

Mark Status
1Anaheim Bay Channel Buoy - R "2" Q R Whistle On Station
2Platform Belmont - (Replaced with a Spar Buoy see below) - (33 43.30N, 118 07.50W) On Station
3Platform EstherOn Station
4Platform EvaOn Station
5Platform EmmyOn Station
7Island WhiteOn Station
8Island ChaffeeOn Station
9Island FreemanOn Station
10East End of the Long Beach BreakwaterOn Station
13West End of the Long Beach Breakwater - Queen's GateOn Station
14Bell Buoy - Y Fl Y 4 sec BELL - 2.2 miles, bearing 200magnetic, from Platform EvaOn Station
15Bell Buoy - Y "HB" Fl Y 10 sec BELL - 1.2 miles, bearing 185magnetic, from the end of the Huntington Beach PierOn Station
16Anaheim Bay Channel Buoy - G "1" Fl G 4 sec. BELLOn Station
17Traffic Lane buoyOn Station
18Platform Ellen and EllyOn Station
19East End of the Middle BreakwaterOn Station
20Platform EdithOn Station
21Yellow Lighted Buoy Y "B" - Fl Y 6 sec - 1.6 miles, bearing 193magnetic, from the East End of the Middle BreakwaterOn Station
23Yellow Lighted Buoy Y "A" - Fl Y 4 sec - 1.6 miles, bearing 134magnetic, from the West End of the Long Beach BreakwaterOn Station
24Anaheim Bay Channel Buoy - G C "3".On Station
25Long Beach Harbor Mooring Buoy -"CG-1" - 750 yards west of the East End of the Middle Breakwater and 200 yards N of the BreakwaterOn Station
26Alamitos Bay Mooring Buoy - "CG-2" - 400 yards east of Mark 31On Station
50West End of the Middle Breakwater - Angel's GateOn Station
51Los Angeles Entrance Buoy (Passing Mark ONLY DO NOT ROUND!)On Station
53Super Tanker Channel Buoy - RN "2", 150 yards east of the Coal DockOn Station
54Fish Harbor Buoy - R "6" Fl R 4 sec.On Station
55Point Fermin Whistle Buoy - R "6" Fl R 4 sec WHISTLEOn Station
57Traffic Lane BuoyOn Station
58East End of the San Pedro Breakwater - Angel's GateOn Station
59Traffic Lane BuoyOn Station
61Super Tanker Channel Buoy - G -1" Fl G 4 sec.On Station

Mark Status: On Station On Station MissingMissing Other (See Notes)

Schedule of Semi - Permanent Marks:

New Feature: Under "Mark Status" Click on the Dot for Current Mark Picture. Use back arrow to return here.

Mark # Mark Description Mark Status
2Platform Belmont - Replaced with a Yellow #2 Spar Buoy, Mar. 2005 - (33 43.30N, 118 07.50W) On Station
30 Spar Buoy - 100 yards north of West Measured Mile Marker On Station
31 Spar Buoy - 100 yards north of East Measured Mile Marker - Replaced 5/3/2005 On Station
32 Spar Buoy - 1/2 mile NW from the West End of the Alamitos Bay Jetty, 500 yards off the beach On Station
33 Spar Buoy - 1 mile NW of West End of Alamitos Bay Jetty, 350 yards off the beach On Station
34 Spar Buoy - 500 yards east from the end of Belmont Pier, 300 yards of the beach On Station
35 Spar Buoy - 600 yards west from the end of Seal Beach Municipal Pier On Station
36 Spar Buoy - 1/2 mile west of the West Measured Mile Marker and 100 yards north of the breakwater On Station
37 Spar Buoy - 100 yards north of the 1/2 mile Measured Mile Marker, midway between Mark 31 and Mark 30 On Station
38 Spar Buoy - 400 yards SE from the south Marker Horn on Island Chaffee On Station
39 Spar Buoy - New Location Approx: 33 45.58N, 118 10.15W On Station
82 Spar Buoy - 100 yards north of the Middle Breakwater, about half way between bend in breakwater and Angel's Gate On Station
88  Spar Buoy - Approximately 300 yards north of fishing pier at Cabrillo Beach On Station

Mark Status: On Station On Station MissingMissing Other

The Spar Buoys are Yellow
Locations and distances, when given, are approximate.
Chart references: No's. 18746 & 18749 (1983 Datum). Rev. 01/09/96

Long Beach Harbor Area
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Los Angeles Harbor Area
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Updated on Monday July 4th, 2011
By Mike Maronta