Notice is hereby given to all mariners and other parties concerned that:

1. Reference: Philippine Navy Cite NOCB-0719-139 dated 19 July 2019.

2. Per above reference, the Philippine Navy vessels PB333, PB340, PB341, PB349, PB350 and PB352 will conduct 3rd quarter test firing of naval guns on dates and maritime areas bounded by the following coordinates: 
















10 NM NE off Aklan point, Kalibo

PT A – LAT     11°45.00’ N

            LONG 122°30.00’E

PT B – LAT     11°50.00’ N

            LONG 122°30.00’E

PT C – LAT     11°50.00’ N

            LONG 122°35.00’E

PT D – LAT     11°45.00’ N

            LONG 122°35.00’E






09-10 September 2019



10 NM NE off Talisay point, Rapu-Rapu Island, Albay

PT A – LAT     13°19.17’ N

            LONG 124°20.14’E

PT B – LAT     13°19.21’ N

            LONG 124°22.22’E

PT C – LAT     13°20.49’ N

            LONG 124°22.24’E

PT D – LAT     13°20.49’ N

            LONG 124°20.16’E









12-14 September 2019



8 NM S off Capines point, Lawaan, Eastern Samar

PT A – LAT     10°54.30’ N

            LONG 125°12.00’E

PT B – LAT     10°54.30’ N

            LONG 125°25.17’E

PT C – LAT     10°39.30’ N

            LONG 125°12.00’E

PT D – LAT     10°39.30’ N

            LONG 125°25.17’E






12-14 September




10 NM SW off South Point, Guimaras Island

PT A – LAT     10°18.19’ N

            LONG 122°12.07’E

PT B – LAT     10°18.19’ N

            LONG 122°22.07’E

PT C – LAT     10°08.19’ N

            LONG 122°22.07’E

PT D – LAT     10°08.19’ N

            LONG 122°12.07’E






09-10 September




10 NM SW off Malapingan point, Claveria, Burias Island, Masbate

PT A – LAT     12°45.17’ N

            LONG 123°06.10’E

PT B – LAT     12°45.17’ N

            LONG 123°08.19’E

PT C – LAT     12°43.08’ N

            LONG 123°08.19’E

PT D – LAT     12°43.08’ N

            LONG 121°06.10’E






22-24 September




9 NM Bonbonon point, Siaton, Negros Oriental

PT A – LAT     08°56.21’ N

            LONG 123°12.35’E

PT B – LAT     08°56.21’ N

            LONG 123°14.40’E

PT C – LAT     08°54.21’ N

            LONG 123°14.40’E

PT D – LAT     08°54.21’ N

            LONG 123°12.35’E

3. In this connection, all ships/watercrafts transiting the vicinity of above-mentioned areas are advised to take note of information and take necessary precautionary measures. 

4. The cooperation of all concerned in effecting the widest dissemination of this information is requested.