Race Marks





ASPBYC Schedule of Common Marks
  1. All permanent and semi-permanent marks in San Pedro Bay (the Los Angeles and Long Beach Area) will be designated by a number.
  2. Numbers have been assigned to all marks in four groups:
    • Long Beach Area
      • 1 - 25 Permanent Marks
      • 30 - 49 Semi-permanent Marks
    •  Los Angeles Area
      • 50 - 75 Permanent Marks 
      • 80 - 99 Semi-permanent Marks
  3. All revisions, additions, and deletions affecting permanent and semi-permanent marks in the San Pedro Bay area are to be cleared through the Association of San Pedro Bay Yacht Clubs.
Schedule of Permanent Marks
1. Anaheim Bay Channel Buoy R "2" Q R Whistle
3. Platform Esther
4. Platform Eva
5. Platform Emmy
7. Island White
8. Island Chaffee
9. Island Freeman
10. East End of the Long Beach Breakwater
13. West End of the Long Beach Breakwater Queen's Gate
16. Anaheim Bay Channel Buoy G "1" FL G 4 sec BELL
18. Platform Ellen and Elly
19. East End of the Middle Breakwater
20. Platform Edith
24. Anaheim Bay Channel Buoy CG"3"
27. R "2" Buoy near Pier J 
50. West End of the Middle Breakwater Angel's Gate
51. Los Angeles Entrance Buoy (Passing Mark Only. DO NOT ROUND)
53. Channel Buoy RN "2", 150 yards east of the former coal dock
55. Point Fermin Whistle Buoy R "6" FL R 4 sec WHISTLE
58. East End of the San Pedro Breakwater Angel's Gate

Schedule of Semi-Permanent Marks
2. Spar Buoy At former location of Belmont Platform. Lat/Lon 33 deg 43.364 min by 118 deg 07.518 min
30. Spar Buoy 100 yards north of West Measured Mile Marker Lat/Lon 33 deg 43.477 min by 118 deg 09.930 min
31. Spar Buoy 100 yards north of East Measured Mile Marker Lat/Lon 33 deg 43.467 min by 118 deg 09.337 min
32. Spar Buoy 1/2 mile NW from the West End of the Alamitos Bay Jetty. Lat/Lon 33 deg 44.556 min by 118 deg 07.588 min
33. Spar Buoy 1 mile NW of West End of Alamitos Bay Jetty. Lat/Lon 33 deg 44.340 min by 118 deg 07.450 min
34. Spar Buoy 500 yards east from the end of Belmont Pier. Lat/Lon 33 deg 45.261 min by 118 deg 08.748 min
35. Spar Buoy 600 yards west from the end of Seal Beach Municipal Pier Lat/Lon 33 deg 44.103 min by 118 deg 06.897 min
36. Spar Buoy 1/2 mile west of the West Measured Mile Marker, and 100 yards north of the Breakwater
Lat/Lon 33 deg 43.464 min by 118 deg 10.452 min
37. Spar Buoy 100 yards north of the « mile Measured Mile Marker, midway between Mark 31 and Mark 30. Lat/Lon 33 deg 43.469 min by 118 deg 09.340 min
38. Spar Buoy 400 yards SE from the south Marker Horn on Island Chaffee. Lat/Lon 33 deg 44.138 min by 118 deg 08.145 min
39. Spar Buoy 1/2 mile ENE of Island Grissom Lat/Lon 33 deg 45.560 min by 118 deg 10.319 min
40.  Spar Buoy, 3/4 mile SW of Seal Beach Pier Lat/Lon 33 deg 43.510 min by 118 06.920 min
82. Spar Buoy 100 yards north of the Middle Breakwater, about half way between bend in Breakwater and Angel's Gate. Lat/Lon 33 deg 43.059 min by 118 deg 13.559 min
84.  Spar Buoy 1/2 mile E of Angel's Gate, Lat/Lon 33 degrees 42.818 min by 118 degrees 14.273 min 
88. Spar Buoy 300 yards north of fishing pier at Cabrillo Beach Lat/Lon 33 deg 42.414 min by 118 deg 16.246 min

Notes:
1.0 Mark locations vary slightly due to tide changes which affects swing.
2.0 Marks may not be on station for various reasons.
3.0 The Spar Buoys are Yellow
4.0 Locations and distances, when given are approximate
5.0 Chart references: No's, 18746 & 18749