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Old 20-09-2016, 06:14   #1
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Anchoring near Mopion Island


I would like to anchor near Mopion Island, the small piece of sand north east of Petit Saint Vincent in the Grenadines.

As there is a reef around the island I know that one needs to consider the conditions of the specific day and to use eyeball navigation.

However I would like to get an idea on which side of the island I will find a good sandy spot to drop the anchor. I have attached a graphic with two spots that I have identified by charts and sattelite images. Maybe someone of you has already been there and can recommend Spot A, Spot B or something else?

I want to stay a few hours during daytime with a 40 ft. cat in FEB.

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Old 20-09-2016, 06:28   #2
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Re: Anchoring near Mopion Island

Hi Philipp,

I wish I could answer that and maybe next year I will. However I did want to welcome you to the CF!
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