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  1. Fl.R
    • Fl.R
    • Ballast Beacon
    • Flashes red continuously.
  2. Fl.G.2·5s
    • Fl.G.2·5s
    • Bald Head Starboard Lateral Mark
    • Green light flashes once every 2.5 seconds.
  3. 2FR(vert)
    • 2FR(vert)
    • Gosport Marina Entrance
    • Two fixed red lights in a vertical line.
  4. Q
    • Q
    • Gurnard North Cardinal Mark
    • White light flashes continuously.
    • “Quick” is usually 50 or 60 flashes per minute.
  5. VQ
    • VQ
    • Prince Consort North Cardinal Mark
    • White light flashes continuously.
    • “Very Quick” is usually 100 to 120 flashes per minute.
  6. Q(6)+LFl.15s
    • Q(6)+LFl.15s
    • Outer Spit South Cardinal Mark
    • White light flashes 6 times followed by a single, longer flash.
    • These flashes occur within a period of 15 seconds.
  7. VQ(3)5s
    • VQ(3)5s
    • East Bramble East Cardinal Mark
    • White light flashes 3 times within a period of 5 seconds.
  8. Q(9)15s
    • Q(9)15s
    • Newtown West Cardinal Mark
    • White light flashes 9 times within a period of 15 seconds.
  9. LFl.10s
    • LFl.10s
    • Needles Fairway Mark
    • A single, long flash of white within a period of 10 seconds.
    • This light sequence is only used on a Fairway (Safewater) Mark.
  10. Iso.4s
    • Iso.4s
    • Fairway/Safewater Mark
    • White light on for 2 seconds and off for two seconds.
  11. Oc.6s
    • Oc.6s
    • Fairway/Safewater Mark
    • White light on most of the time but flashes off for 1 second within a 6 second period.
  12. Mo(A)8s
    • Mo(A)8s
    • Fairway/Safewater Mark
    • Short white flash followed by a long white flash within a period of 8 seconds.
  13. Fl(2+1)G
    • Fl(2+1)G
    • Preferred Channel to Port Mark
    • Flashes green in a group of 2 followed by a gap and then a further flash.
    • This light sequence is only used on a Preferred Channel to Port Mark.
  14. Fl(2+1)R
    • Fl(2+1)R
    • Preferred Channel to Starboard Mark
    • Flashes red in a group of 2 followed by a gap and then a further flash.
    • This light sequence is only used on a Preferred Channel to Starboard Mark.
  15. Fl.Y.5s
    • Fl.Y.5s
    • Yellow light flashes once within a period of 5 seconds.
  16. Oc.G.10s7M
    • Oc.G.10s7M
    • Green light, visible from 7 miles
    • On for most of the time but go off once within 10 seconds.
  17. Fl(2)5s
    • Fl(2)5s
    • Roway Isolated Danger Mark
    • White light flashes twice within 5 seconds.
    • This light sequence is only used on an Isolated Danger Mark.
  18. ISO.2s16m11M
    • ISO.2s16m11M
    • Flashes white for 1 second and then off for 1 second.
    • The light itself is 16 metres above MHWS and is visible from 11 miles.
  19. Dir.Iso.WRG. 4s 21-17M
    • Dir.Iso.WRG. 4s 21-17M
    • Sectored light that is on for 2 seconds then off for 2 seconds.
    • The light is white and visible from 21 miles in the middle (safe) sector.
    • The light is red if to port of the safe sector and green if to starboard of
    • the safe sector.
    • The red and green are visible from 17 miles.
  20. Fl(4)WR15s 13/11M
    • Fl(4)WR15s 13/11M
    • Sectored light showing a group of 4 flashes every 15 seconds.
    • Light is white or red depending on the sector.
    • The white light can be seen from 13 miles and the red light from 11 miles.
  21. Oc(2)WRG. 20s24m17-13M Horn(2)30s
    • Oc(2)WRG. 20s24m17-13M Horn(2)30s
    • Sectored light on for most of the time but goes dark twice within 20 seconds.
    • The light is white in the middle (safe) sector and visible from 17 miles.
    • The light is red if to port of the safe sector and green if to starboard of the safe sector.
    • The red and green lights are visible from 13 miles.
    • A horn will sound twice within 30 seconds in Restricted Visibility.

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