Release Information

The new ports and routing changes for each recent release of the distance tables.

Tables updated to Admiralty Notices to Mariners 2018 Week 37

Notable areas of Change

ESSA area South of New Zealand, Changes to routes in this area to accommodate. 

Port approaches reviewed

Minor changes have been made to approaches to the following ports, prompted by review or due to the release of updated charts or other information in Notices to Mariners; distances to/from these ports may have changed.

  • Hollyhead, UK
  • Santos, Brazil
  • Ashburton, Australia
  • Approaches to Iceland
  • Reykjavik, Iceland
  • Khalifa Port, UAE
  • Cabinda, Angola

Other sea areas reviewed

Minor changes have been made to the route network in the following sea areas, either prompted by review or due to the release of updated charts or other information in Notices to Mariners; distances for routes transiting these areas may have changed by a small amount.

  • Irish Sea
  • South China Sea
  • Java Sea
  • Benham Bank, Philippine sea.
  • Off Santos, Brazil
  • German Bight
  • Off Lagos
  • Isle de Guadeloupe Nature reserve, Pacific Ocean.
  • Bight of Benin
  • North Sea
  • East Coast of the UK
  • Off Japan.
  • South Atlantic
  • North West Coast, Austalia
  • Orkney Islands.
  • Song Sai Gon
Port Name Country Port Code UNCTAD Position
Alanya Offshore Platform
Turkey TR0189 36° 22.433' N, 32° 10.933' E
Kaombo Norte Terminal
Angola AO0083 7° 14.000' S, 11° 17.330' E

None added in this release

Port Name Country Port Code UNCTAD Position
Bentara Marine Terminal
Malaysia MY0187 4° 3.952' N, 111° 43.174' E
Bergading Marine Terminal
Malaysia MY0186 7° 7.250' N, 103° 26.110' E
Offshore Curacao No.2 (TA)
Venezuela VE0139 11° 39.800' N, 68° 10.550' W
Offshore Gulf of Guinea No.12(TA)
Sao Tome & Principe ST0009 1° 28.190' N, 8° 2.490' E
Offshore Haldia No.3 (TA)
India IN0212 20° 52.320' N, 87° 8.350' E
Offshore Madura No.1 (Ta)
Indonesia ID0481 7° 22.246' S, 113° 16.607' E
Offshore Murmansk No.1 (TA)
Russia RU0308 69° 2.210' N, 33° 2.790' E
Offshore Murmansk No.2 (TA)
Russia RU0309 69° 13.000' N, 33° 31.000' E