Object Class: Light


Acronym: LIGHTS (P)

Code: 75

Set Attribute_A: #CATLIT; #COLOUR; DATEND; DATSTA; EXCLIT; HEIGHT; #LITCHR; LITVIS; MARSYS; MLTYLT; NOBJNM; OBJNAM; #ORIENT; PEREND; PERSTA; #SECTR1; #SECTR2; #SIGGRP; #SIGPER; SIGSEQ; STATUS; VERACC; VALNMR; VERDAT;

Set Attribute_B: INFORM; NINFOM; NTXTDS; SCAMAX; SCAMIN; TXTDSC;

Set Attribute_C: RECDAT; RECIND; SORDAT; SORIND;

Definition:

A luminous or lighted aid to navigation. (adapted from IHO Dictionary, S-32, 5th Edition, 2766)

References:

INT 1: IP 1-30.3, 40-65;

M-4: 470-473.5; 475-475.7; 476-478,5;

Remarks:

A light may be fixed on a buoy, beacon, tower etc. These are separate objects.

Distinction: beacon, cardinal; beacon, isolated danger; beacon, lateral; beacon, safe water; beacon special purpose/general; buoy, cardinal; buoy, installation; buoy, isolated danger; buoy, lateral; buoy, safe water; buoy, special purpose/general; light vessel; light float;