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A naval base where warships are docked Edit or translate this description.
Group: Military
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
Status: approvedPage for proposal


A naval base, navy base, or military port: a military base where warships and naval ships are docked when they have no mission at sea or want to restock

How to Map

Draw an area around the outline of the naval base or place a node at the center, and then add:

Optionally you may also add the name and operator, if known:

  • name=<name of the base>
  • operator=<name of the Navy who operates the base>


a silhouette of a military ship, or submarine?

‹ naval base › ‹ navy base › ‹ military port ›