Does Google have nautical charts?

The app can be downloaded from the Google Play™ app store. “Easy and workable access to nautical charts is important for boating safety,” said Rear Admiral Gerd Glang, director of NOAA Office of Coast Survey.

How do I download NOAA nautical charts?

Head to the NOAA Coast Survey website for the latest charting products.

  1. Paper nautical charts are printed on demand by NOAA-certified agents.
  2. NOAA PDF nautical charts are digital formats of the traditional paper charts, and are up-to-date to the day they are downloaded.

What is the difference between a chart and a map?

Summary: 1. Charts are used to represent portions of water or bodies of water with land surrounding them or land surrounded by them while maps represent the geographical features and relative positions.

How do I view NOAA charts?

Head to the NOAA Coast Survey website for the latest charting products. Get NOAA nautical charts and publications online at the map-based interactive chart locator.

What is an Admiralty chart?

ADMIRALTY Charts. We provide comprehensive, official electronic and paper chart coverage of the world’s commercial shipping routes and ports, with an extensive range of planning charts to support passage planning tasks. ADMIRALTY Chart Agents are approved suppliers of the UKHO’s ADMIRALTY Maritime Data Solutions.

What is ADMIRALTY Digital Catalogue?

Tab Area 1. ​​​​​The ADMIRALTY Digital Catalogue (ADC) provides a comprehensive and up-to-date reference of ADMIRALTY Maritime Data Solutions, including Standard Nautical Charts and Nautical Publications, as well as AVCS, ARCS, ADMIRALTY ECDIS Services and T&P NMs.

What are Standard Nautical charts?

Tab Area 1 ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ADMIRALTY Standard Nautical Charts (SNCs) are the world’s most trusted and widely used official paper charts. The range includes comprehensive paper coverage of commercial shipping routes, ports and harbours to help bridge crews safely navigate in accordance with SOLAS regulations.

What is the purpose of a maritime chart service?

Provide essential information to support port entry and coastal navigation for all classes of ships at sea. ADMIRALTY Vector Chart Service (AVCS) Online is a shore-based version of the world’s leading maritime chart service that is used on board most ships trading internationally.