Nautical

  • (adj): Relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen.
    Example: "Nautical charts"
    Synonyms: maritime, marine

Some articles on nautical:

List Of Shipwrecks In 1932 - December - 21 December
... United Kingdom) The coaster collided with Miranda ( Norway) in the North Sea 8 nautical miles (15 km) off Seaham, County Durham and sank with the loss of eight of ... Seine ( France) The cargo ship sprang a leak in the Bay of Biscay 70 nautical miles (130 km) off the La Coubre Lighthouse, Charente-Maritime and was abandoned ... She foundered 40 nautical miles (74 km) south west of La Pallice, Charente-Maritime ...
China Coastline
... China claims a 12-nautical-mile territorial sea, a 24-nautical-mile contiguous zone, a 200-nautical-mile exclusive economic zone, and a 200-nautical-mile ...
List Of Nautical Metaphors - Nautical
... See also Glossary of nautical terms Taken aback, on a square-rigger the sails were 'taken aback' when the wind was blowing on the wrong side of the sails ... This saying the nautical equivalent of "Take the lay of the land" see how things are going, or see what people think about a proposed course of action ...
SS El Occidente - Interwar Civilian Service
1 cargo hold while she was southbound 15 nautical miles (28 km) out from Norfolk, Virginia ... York when she grounded on the reef, located about 60 nautical miles (110 km) south of Miami, Florida and 4.5 nautical miles (8.3 km) off shore ... After she reported a fire while some 200 nautical miles (370,000 m) south of the mouth of the Mississippi River, U.S ...
The Nautical Almanac
... The Nautical Almanac has been the familiar name for a series of official British almanacs published under various titles since the first issue of The Nautical Almanac and Astronomical Ephemeris, for ... Since 1958 (with the issue for the year 1960), Her Majesty's Nautical Almanac Office and the US Naval Observatory have jointly published a unified Nautical Almanac, for use by the navies of both ...