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Old 08-24-2016, 12:56 PM   #62
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City: Cypress Landing Marina (NC)
Country: USA
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Vessel Model: '88 Cape Dory 28 Flybridge #115
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Originally Posted by twistedtree View Post
Lessons learned:

- you can't judge the distance of lights at night. Not even close.
Learned that lesson as well in the middle of the Atlantic on the way to Bermuda on a 31' sailboat. Almost got run over by a cruise ship in the middle of the night, despite monitoring on radar, and Radio communications between us.
Night + lights = a perspective challenge
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