The Garmin BlueChart Mapping CD allows the user to download the mapping information to a blank data card, or directly into a compatible Garmin unit. The CD will be available for three different CD regions, Americas, Pacific and Atlantic, and will include one free unlock area.
The Americas CD includes the East and West coasts of the U.S., the Great Lakes, Gulf of Mexico, Alaska and Hawaii. BlueChart coverage for the Pacific includes Australia and New Zealand. The Atlantic CD includes the coastlines of Western Europe, North Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Adriatic Sea, Aegean Sea, Black Sea and Baltic Sea.
The BlueChart Mapping Data is also available on Pre-Programmed Data Cards. This is compatible with all of the units listed below that accept Data Cards. more...
Vector data with paper chart-like appearance
Large coverage areas for ease of selection and greater overall satisfaction
Object-oriented functionality provides complete description for chart feature
Chart-by-chart presentation provides best resolution and detail that the chart will allow
Shaded depth contours and inter-tidal zones with spot soundings
Aids to navigation with view range and coverage including light sectors information
U.S. tide data
Descriptions for chart name, number, Notice to Mariners date, publisher, and release date
Wrecks, restricted areas, cable areas, anchorages, shoals, spoilage and much more
Bridges are described indicating construction type, clearance, length, etc.
All data in WGS 84 datum
BLUECHART CD-ROM COMPATIBLE UNITS:
GPSMAP 76, GPSMAP 76S, GPSMAP 162, GPSMAP 168 SOUNDER, eTrex Legend, eTrex Vista, , GPSMAP 176*, GPSMAP 176C*, GPSMAP 182*, GPSMAP 188 SOUNDER*, GPSMAP 232*,
GPSMAP 238 SOUNDER*, GPSMAP 2006* and the GPSMAP 2010*.
* these units will require a data card for the mapping data to be loaded.