Welcome to the Marine Gallery of July 2019, a monthly segment on our blog featuring the five best pictures of every month, selected by members of the MarineTraffic Photo Moderators. These could include images of vessels, ports or lighthouses from around the world.
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This cargo vessel is OOCL HONG KONG (OOCL). Sailing under the flag of Hong Kong, OOCL was built in 2017 and is almost 400 meters long. Her gross tonnage is 210890 and her deadweight 191422 tonnes. This beautiful photo was taken near a container terminal in Hong Kong. You can find more photos of her here.
KITTY ROOSMALE NEP is a Search and Rescue ship, sailing under the flag of Netherlands. This 18-meter-long vessel was spotted in Scheveningen, one of the eight districts of The Hague, Netherlands. Search and Rescue ships are crucial to maritime safety as they are ready to provide assistance when an accident occurs and people at sea or vessels are in distress.
HEBRIDEAN SKY is a passenger ship sailing under the flag of Bahamas. Built in 1991, her deadweight is 545 tonnes and she is has a gross tonnage of 4200. She was spotted in Morskoy canal, near Saint Petersburg, Russia.
Did you know that St. Petersburg is Russia’s second-largest city after Moscow and an important Russian port of the Baltic Sea?
This is another beautiful photo found in our photo gallery last month, featuring GREY SEAL. She is a sailing vessel of 12 meters long, sailing under the flag of the United Kingdom. GREY SEAL was spotted in the marina of Shotley, Engalnd. Shotley is a beautiful village between the River Stour and the River Orwell in the Babergh district, in the county of Suffolk.
This fishing vessel is SILKY WAVE. She is 14 meters long and she is sailing under the flag of Canada. This is where she was spotted too. The photo was taken at Saulnierville, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Did you know that Saulnierville is a rural Acadian fishing community founded in 1785?
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