Spotted Spotlight | Super Yachts, by Kenneth Gill

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Ocean Victory

Project Name: Yacht type: Motor Yacht Based concept: Sub type: Displacement Imo: 1009687 MMSI: 319360000 Call sign: ZCXR8 SYT#: Y00083 Flag: Cayman Islands Port of Registry:   Length Overall (m): 75.75 Length Overall (ft): 248.52 Length On Deck (m): Length On Deck (ft): Length Waterline (m): Length Waterline (ft): Beam (m): 13.60 Beam (ft): 44.62 Draught Max (m): 4.10 Draught Max (ft): 13.45 Draught Min (m): Draught Min (ft):   Shipyard: Feadship Year: 2009 Hull: 1001 Status: Completed Port: Makkum Country: Netherlands Comment: The first Feadship XL will be built at Feadship De Vries Makkum.   Naval Architect: De Voogt Naval Architects Exterior Designer: De Voogt Naval Architects Interior Designer: Alberto Pinto, Laura Sessa Romboli   Hull Material: Steel Superstructure: Aluminium Gross Tonnage: 2000 Displacement: Class: Lloyds Register Class Comments: MCA: Yes   Guest Cabins: Guests: 12 Max Charter Guests: Crew Cabins: 1 Captain, 10 Crew Crew: 21   Engine Manufacturer: Caterpillar Inc Model: 3516B DITA Number of Engines: 2 Type: Diesel HP: 2,682 KW: 1,999 Total HP: 5,364 Total KW: 3,999   Engines: Max Speed: 16.5 Cruise Speed: Range: Propulsion: Twin Screw   Fuel Capacity (Liters): 190,000 Fuel Capacity (Gallons): 50,198 Water Capacity (Liters): 50,000 Water Capacity (Gallons): 13,210 Courtesy http:www.superyachttimes.com
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MV Strider Bow mount for Cineflex gimbal mount

Courtesy Evergreen Films website: Strider serves as a mobile production and post-production facility throughout the coastal waters of Southern and South Central Alaska (from Ketchikan to Kodiak). Strider is a Viking 74 Sport Fisher with the enclosed bridge (after all, we are talking about Alaska here) and a pair of 2000HP MTU Diesel engines. Typically cruising at 25-28 knots, Strider allows us to reach remote locations quickly, outrunning the weather when required. Strider has all the latest electronics (Dual radar systems, dual depth finder systems, 360 degree Sonar, thermal imaging system, etc) and a full edit suite with a high-end MacPro system with FCP and REDcine to support dailies as well as rough editing. A 65” Panasonic Professional Plasma Display with 12-bit color supports reviewing of dailies. For production Strider is equipped with an adjustable bow jib with a Cineflex mount. Most of the time, we leave the Cineflex gimbal mounted on the bow for weeks or months at a time, shooting from the comfort of the Wheelhouse where dual 24-inch monitors and a Leader waveform monitor enable us to capture perfect images. The bow jib can be adjusted so that the Cineflex gimbal can be positioned down near water level or 5 feet above the foredeck. Strider also carries a 20-foot skiff (RIB) named Frodo. Frodo is also equipped with a bow jib, allowing us to sneak into shallow areas with a low profile to capture unique shots that have never been seen before. Strider is also equipped to serve as a dive boat for underwater filming, with an on board compressor and storage for tanks. During the shooting of Icy Killers (Summer 2008) we often had three divers aboard, plus crew to operate the boat and cinematographers to shoot with the Cineflex or shore-based cameras – all at the same time. Strider is currently in use during filming Accidental Quest for Enlightenment as well as several other features.
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Alexa C2 south of North pass

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Ice Bear

Ice Bear
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Boadicea crest

Boadicea crest
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Georgia at Statter harbor

Georgia at Statter harbor
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Luna Sea

Luna Sea
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Boadicea at Goldbelt

Boadicea at Goldbelt
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Boadicea anchored

Boadicea anchored
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Le Grand Bleu at anchor Auke Bay

Le Grand Bleu at anchor Auke Bay
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Boadicea

Boadicea
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Silver Shalis

Silver Shalis Docked at Seadrome building downtown Juneau. Information Courtesy of Liveyachting.com Superyacht Silver Shalis is the latest innovation from Delta Yachts and is built to have an all aluminum hull and superstructure. This 53m superyacht is powered by twin MTU 16V 4000 Diesels engines to reach speeds of 20 knots and a cruising speed of 15 knots. The superyacht has engines with 2,100 rpm at 3,650 hp, and Quantum QC 1800 Zero Speed Stabilizers. It can cover a distance of 3000 nautical miles at 12 knots and is also equipped with a fuel tank to carry 14,000 gallons, and a 2,000 gallon fresh water holding tank.
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Le Grand Bleu at anchor Auke Bay

Le Grand Bleu at anchor Auke Bay
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Georgia's hull

Georgia's hull
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MV Strider http:www.evergreenfilms.com

Evergreen Films 74 foot Viking Sports Fisher Marine Film Production craft visits Juneau. http:www.evergreenfilms.com
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Ice

Ice
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Georgia's mast

Georgia's mast
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Georgia cruises North

Georgia cruises North
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Le Grand Bleu

Le Grand Bleu
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Le Grand Bleu

Le Grand Bleu
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MV Tatoosh Paul Allens

Paul Allen of Microsoft, he owned this boat when in town back in 2003
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Magic Time

Magic Time
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Le Grand Bleu

Le Grand Bleu
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Zig Zag

Zig Zag
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MY Luna cruising by Portland Island

Motor Yacht Luna Long Range Expedition Motor yacht Luna is a 115 metre (377ft) explorer yacht built by Lloyd Werft and Stahlbau Nord Shipyards. Luna was constructed for Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich who will add her to his already significant list of large luxury yachts. Luna is also one of the largest explorer yachts in the world.
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Georgia

Georgia
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Le Grand Bleu

Le Grand Bleu
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Georgia

Georgia
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Georgia

Georgia
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Octopus arrives in Juneau

Paul Allens largest superyacht. He also owns Tatoosh and Meduse.
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Pangaea all tied up

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Cielo Mare and Slojo tied up

Cielo Mare Slojo
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Le Grand Bleu

Le Grand Bleu
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MV Strider stern deck

74 Viking Sport Fisher Movie production facility http:www.evergreenfilms.com
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Cyclos

German millionaire owned this beauty, I believe he had property over on Admiralty and was building his lodge there, urban legend.
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MV Strider Enclosed bridge

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Bossy Boots

Bossy Boots
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Le Grand Bleu

Le Grand Bleu
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Pangaea Scenero

Captain to First Mate which punt would you like go for groceries today?
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Octopus arrives from Iceland via Northwest Passage

Paul Allens largest superyacht. My theory is shes taking on fuel since she was in Iceland August 11th, which means she came through Arctic Ocean. With one of two helicopters onboard, on bow the N900AF MD900. Also has two submarines aboard.
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Le Grand Bleu

Le Grand Bleu
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Acero Azul

Acero Azul. You thought you had too many fishing poles!
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MY Luna

Motor Yacht Luna Long Range Expedition Motor yacht Luna is a 115 metre (377ft) explorer yacht built by Lloyd Werft and Stahlbau Nord Shipyards. Luna was constructed for Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich who will add her to his already significant list of large luxury yachts. Luna is also one of the largest explorer yachts in the world.
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Stairway to Blue Moon

Stairway to Blue Moon
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Silver Cloud catamarran

Twin Keel view
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Le Grand Bleu

Le Grand Bleu
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MY Luna

Motor Yacht Luna Long Range Expedition Motor yacht Luna is a 115 metre (377ft) explorer yacht built by Lloyd Werft and Stahlbau Nord Shipyards. Luna was constructed for Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich who will add her to his already significant list of large luxury yachts. Luna is also one of the largest explorer yachts in the world.
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Where the Sirens hail

Silver Shalis, Ice Bear, SilverTip and Blue Moon
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Viking Sports fisher visits downtown

Not sure if this is the same boat as just recently photographed in Auke Bay, above photo was taken 5 years ago.
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Silver Cloud Helipad

Just a detail of stern deck.
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Motor Yacht Luna 56

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Octopus arrives from Iceland via Northwest Passage

Paul Allens largest superyacht. My theory is shes taking on fuel since she was in Iceland August 11th, which means she came through Arctic Ocean. With one of two helicopters onboard, on bow the N900AF MD900. Also has two submarines aboard.
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Broadside Timoneer

Broadside Timoneer
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MY Luna

Motor Yacht Luna Long Range Expedition Motor yacht Luna is a 115 metre (377ft) explorer yacht built by Lloyd Werft and Stahlbau Nord Shipyards. Luna was constructed for Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich who will add her to his already significant list of large luxury yachts. Luna is also one of the largest explorer yachts in the world.
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Octopus anchored in Gastineau Channel

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Motor Yacht Luna 50

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Endurance 9 to 5

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Octopus arrives from Iceland via Northwest Passage

Paul Allens largest superyacht. My theory is shes taking on fuel since she was in Iceland August 11th, which means she came through Arctic Ocean.
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Tatoosh stern

Tied up at City transient float dock.
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Meduse tied up at Goldbelt

N900AF MD900 under cover at stern
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MY Luna

Motor Yacht Luna Long Range Expedition Motor yacht Luna is a 115 metre (377ft) explorer yacht built by Lloyd Werft and Stahlbau Nord Shipyards. Luna was constructed for Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich who will add her to his already significant list of large luxury yachts. Luna is also one of the largest explorer yachts in the world.
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Ice Bear with Steadfast foreground

seated comfortably Ice Bear
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Ice Bear

Ice Bear
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Slojo anchor plate

Slojo anchor plate
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Portholes of the Blue Moon

Portholes of the Blue Moon
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Sunny Sunday MY Luna 72

Sunny Sunday Morn MY Luna 72 in Auke Bay
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MY Luna

Motor Yacht Luna Long Range Expedition Motor yacht Luna is a 115 metre (377ft) explorer yacht built by Lloyd Werft and Stahlbau Nord Shipyards. Luna was constructed for Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich who will add her to his already significant list of large luxury yachts. Luna is also one of the largest explorer yachts in the world.
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SilverTip Boom

SilverTip Boom
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Silver Shalis Yacht Club

Silver Shalis Yacht Club
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Nova Spirit fueling at Taku Oil

Nova Spirit fueling at Taku Oil
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Acero Azul

Acero Azul
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Horns

Horns
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Octopus arrives from Iceland via Northwest Passage

Paul Allens largest superyacht. My theory is shes taking on fuel since she was in Iceland August 11th, which means she came through Arctic Ocean.
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Octopus arrives from Iceland via Northwest Passage

Paul Allens largest superyacht. My theory is shes taking on fuel since she was in Iceland August 11th, which means she came through Arctic Ocean.
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Slojo stern

Slojo stern
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Octopus arrives from Iceland via Northwest Passage

Paul Allens largest superyacht. My theory is shes taking on fuel since she was in Iceland August 11th, which means she came through Arctic Ocean.
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MY Luna

Motor Yacht Luna Long Range Expedition Motor yacht Luna is a 115 metre (377ft) explorer yacht built by Lloyd Werft and Stahlbau Nord Shipyards. Luna was constructed for Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich who will add her to his already significant list of large luxury yachts. Luna is also one of the largest explorer yachts in the world.
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MY Luna

Motor Yacht Luna Long Range Expedition Motor yacht Luna is a 115 metre (377ft) explorer yacht built by Lloyd Werft and Stahlbau Nord Shipyards. Luna was constructed for Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich who will add her to his already significant list of large luxury yachts. Luna is also one of the largest explorer yachts in the world.
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MY Luna 84 day eight

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Timoneer

Timoneer
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Octopus arrives in Juneau

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Octopus anchored in Gastineau Channel

One hour before she left Juneau
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Timoneer

Stern of the Timoneer
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Octopus arrives in Juneau

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Octopus arrives from Iceland via Northwest Passage

Paul Allens largest superyacht. My theory is shes taking on fuel since she was in Iceland August 11th, which means she came through Arctic Ocean.
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Bow Timoneer

Bow Timoneer
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Meduse tied up at Goldbelt 2009

N900AF MD900 under cover
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The Big Four

Superyachts: Blue Moon, Silver Shalis, Ice Bear, and the SilverTip
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Cielo Mare live bait tank

Cielo Mare live bait tank
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Blue Moon with Timooner

Blue Moon with Timooner
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Motor Yacht Luna 44

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Meduse

Owner Paul Allen visited in 2009
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Meduse tied up at Goldbelt 2009

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Arrowhead

Arrowhead
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Meduse tied up at Goldbelt

Owner Paul Allen visited in 2009
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De Vrouwe Christina

De Vrouwe Christina
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Blue Moon with Timooner

Blue Moon with Timooner
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Rosehearty Masts

Rosehearty
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Meduse tied up at Goldbelt

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Always Friday

Always Friday
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SilverTip

SilverTip built in Auckland, New Zealand
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Motor Yacht Luna 39

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Senses

Senses
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Morning MY Luna 63

Sunny Sunday Morn MY Luna 63 in Auke Bay
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SilverTip

SilverTip deck instruments
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Escape

Escape
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Saginaw Bay

Saginaw Bay
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Meduse tied up at Goldbelt 2009

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Ulysess

Ulysess
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Blue Moon crest

Blue Moon crest
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Sunday Morn MY Luna 68

Sunny Sunday Morn MY Luna 68 in Auke Bay
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Triton

Triton
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Senses

Senses
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Luna Sea

Luna Sea
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Sunday Morn MY Luna 62

Sunny Sunday Morn MY Luna 62 in Auke Bay
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MY Luna 92 day nine

Big day in London tomorrow, she might be for sale soon.
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Deniki

Deniki
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Octopus arrives in Juneau

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SilverTip away the ladder

SilverTip away the ladder
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SilverTip stern

SilverTip built in Auckland, New Zealand
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Rosehearty

Rosehearty
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Steadfast

Steadfast
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Meduse tied up at Goldbelt

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MY Luna

Motor Yacht Luna Long Range Expedition Motor yacht Luna is a 115 metre (377ft) explorer yacht built by Lloyd Werft and Stahlbau Nord Shipyards. Luna was constructed for Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich who will add her to his already significant list of large luxury yachts. Luna is also one of the largest explorer yachts in the world.
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MY Luna 89 day eight

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Janice of Wyoming

Janice of Wyoming
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Escape

Escape
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Senses

Senses
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MY Luna 73 day eight

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MY Luna 76 day eight

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Meduse tied up at Goldbelt

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Ice Bear

Ice Bear
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Shogun

Shogun
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Mr Terrible

Mr Terrible
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Zig Zag

Zig Zag
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Senses

Senses
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Lady K

Lady K in the rainy drizzle.
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MY Luna 79 day eight

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Impetus

Impetus
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Escape

Escape
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Le Grand Bleu

Le Grand Bleu
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Deniki

Deniki
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Silver Cloud

Silver Cloud one of a kind
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Deniki

Deniki
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SilverTip

SilverTip built in Auckland, New Zealand
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Montego

Montego
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Senses

Senses
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Deniki

Deniki
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Senses

Senses
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Senses

Senses
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Mr Terrible

Mr Terrible
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SilverTip Bow

SilverTip built in Auckland, New Zealand
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Le Grand Bleu

Le Grand Bleu
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Rosehearty

Rosehearty Douglas Isle of Man
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Laurel

Laurel
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Lady Christine

Lady Christine
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Deniki

Deniki
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Twizzle

Twizzle
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Deniki

Deniki
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Le Grand Bleu

Le Grand Bleu
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Laurel

Laurel
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Ulysess

Ulysess
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Ulysess

Ulysess
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Deniki

Deniki
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Laurel

Laurel
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Deniki

Deniki
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Lady K

Lady K
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Laurel

Laurel
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Silver Tip

Silver Tip
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Silver Tip

Silver Tip
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Rosehearty

Rosehearty washdown
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Laurel

Laurel
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Le Grand Bleu

Le Grand Bleu
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Phryne

Phryne
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De Vrouwe Christina

De Vrouwe Christina
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Zig Zag

Zig Zag
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Rosehearty

Rosehearty, British ensign for the Isle of Man
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Lady Christine

Lady Christine
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Lady Christine

Lady Christine
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Pangaea

Pangaea
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Rosehearty

Rosehearty
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Laurel

Laurel
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Pangaea

Pangaea
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Ulysess

Ulysess
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Vango

Vango
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Pangaea

Pangaea
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Lady Christine

Lady Christine
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Laurel

Laurel
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Sin or Swim

Sin or Swim
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Zig Zag

Zig Zag
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Rosehearty

Rosehearty
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Arrowhead

Arrowhead
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Shogun

Shogun
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De Vrouwe Christina

De Vrouwe Christina
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Janice of Wyoming

Janice of Wyoming
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Laurel

Laurel
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Janice of Wyoming

Janice of Wyoming
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Rosehearty

Rosehearty
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Pangaea

Pangaea
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Janice of Wyoming

Janice of Wyoming
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Ice

Ice
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Twizzle

Twizzle
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Twizzle

Twizzle
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Janice of Wyoming

Janice of Wyoming
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Rosehearty

Rosehearty
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Rosehearty

Rosehearty
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Janice of Wyoming

Janice of Wyoming
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Twizzle

Twizzle
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Ice Bear

Ice Bear
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Twizzle

Twizzle
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Impetus

Impetus
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Impetus

Impetus
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Impetus

Impetus
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Description

Welcome to the second installment of "Spotted in the Spotlight." Every week the Juneau Empire will select a Spotted gallery to feature on the home page of juneauempire.com.

This week, Kenneth Gill, and his gallery "Superyachts" is in the limelight. Gill's gallery was chosen because, well, big boats can be downright jaw dropping. Check out the ones you may have missed!

Thank you, Kenneth, for sharing!
For a chance to become the next Spotted user in the spotlight, upload your photos today at spotted.juneauempire.com.

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