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Lighted Buoy - green
Lighted Buoy - red
Lighted Buoys: These buoys use the lateral marker shapes, colors, and numbers discussed previously. In addition, they have a matching colored light.
Buoy - Green daymark
Buoy - Red daymark
Daymarks: These are permanently placed signs attached to structures, such as posts, in the water. Common daymarks are red triangles (equivalent to nuns) and green squares (equivalent to cans). These may be lit.