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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


    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 lighted also.