Maersk Garrone is a 292 meter long cargo ship (container ship) which sails under the flag of Singapore. It was photographed by Ship Freakazoid as it passed thru the Kanmon Straits in May of 2022.
|Maersk Garrone in the Kanmon Straits of Japan - 292 meter container ship|
Name: MAERSK GARONNE
Vessel Type: Container Ship
Call Sign: 9V6222
Flag: Singapore [SG]
Gross Tonnage: 50757
Length Overall: 292.08 meters
Breadth Extreme: 32.3 meters
Year Built: 2003
Maersk Garrone dwarfed the ships it passed by as it sailed between Moji and Shimonoseki. Not surprising, considering it boasts a TEU of 4544. Imagine 4,544 20 foot containers! Wow! It was not carrying this many, but it was pretty fully loaded.
|Maersk Garrone 292 meters vessel - cargo ship - container ship|
An Olympus E-520 DSLR with Zuiko 150mm lens was used to take these photographs. Remember, the Kanmon Strait has up to 700 ships of all varieties and sizes sail through daily. Check back for more fascinating vessels.