Starboard hand buoy / red buoy / Starboard Lateral Buoy
What is a starboard hand buoy?
- A starboard hand buoy marks the starboard (right) side of a channel or where a danger is located.
- It must be kept on the starboard (right) side of a pleasure craft when proceeding upstream direction.
- It is coloured red.
- If the starboard buoy has a light, the color of the light is red.
- Its top is cone-shaped
- and if it is numbered, it bears an even number.
Starboard hand buoy at night
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