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Photo Details
Photographer:Edson de Lima Lucas [View profile]Title:ARKONAAdded:Sep 08, 2020
Location:Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Photo Category: Cruise Ships and Liners built 1981-1990
Arriving to Rio de Janeiro with Sugar Loaf mountain in the background.
Vessel Identification
Name:Saga Pearl Ii
Former name(s):
- Quest For Adventure (Until 2013 Nov 23)
- Saga Pearl Ii (Until 2012 May)
- Astoria (Until 2010 Feb)
- Arkona (Until 2002 Feb 21)
- Astor (Until 1985 Sep)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Passengers Ship
Gross tonnage:18,627 tons
Summer DWT:2,952 tons
Length:165 m
Beam:22 m
Draught:6 m

Additional Information
Home port:Valletta
Class society:Germanischer Lloyd
Build year:1981
AIS Information
Last known position:
37°57’2.54” N, 23°32’49.7” E
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 0° (283°)
Location:Piraeus Greece
Arrival:29th Apr 2019
07:00:04 UTC
Last update:
2 years 1 month ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 September 11th, 07:00:55 UTCPortree
2018 September 9th, 09:15:39 UTCRingaskiddy
2018 September 2nd, 07:30:04 UTCGreenock
2018 August 29th, 06:00:25 UTCDartmouth
2018 August 25th, 05:00:40 UTCGbdvr
2018 August 23rd, 05:00:56 UTCFrcfr
2018 August 22nd, 04:00:48 UTCFrhon
2018 August 21st, 02:45:45 UTCGbdvr
2018 August 15th, 17:00:08 UTCGbscr
2018 August 14th, 06:00:03 UTCGbcbt
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Photo Comments (6)

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davidships on Sep 09, 2020 09:31 (1 year ago)
That's an optical illusion, Peter, it's erosion and water staining. The Rio mountains are granite and quartz monoliths.
P.F. KERR on Sep 09, 2020 00:55 (1 year ago)
Good example of geological folding on the exposed outcrop. I think it qualifies as an anticline.
Edson de Lima Lucas on Sep 08, 2020 20:50 (1 year ago)
Thanks Axel !!!
Axel Huettemann on Sep 08, 2020 20:13 (1 year ago)
Very nice location and beautiful photograph!
Edson de Lima Lucas on Sep 08, 2020 08:56 (1 year ago)
Hello Tony,
The lines of Arkona cobines with Rio de Janeiro mountains !!!
All the best !
Tony Martin on Sep 08, 2020 06:40 (1 year ago)
Edson, another gem from your collection.
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