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Public-images-osm logo.svg seamark:type = cable_submarine
An assembly of wires or fibres which has been laid underwater or buried beneath the seabed. Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: marine navigation
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesmay be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Status: in use

Cables (CBLSUB)

Classification of the cable based on the services provided.

Category seamark:cable_submarine:category Definition
Power line power A cable used for the supply of electricity.
Telephone telephone A cable used for the transmission of telephone signals.
Telegraph telegraph A cable used for the transmission of telegraph signals.
Mooring cable/chain mooring A cable or chain used to secure a mooring buoy or other floating structure.
Fibre optic cable optical A cable made of glass or plastic fibre designed to guide light along its length, fibre optic cables are widely used in fibre-optic communication, which permits transmission over longer distances and at higher data rates than other forms of communication.
Ferry cable ferry A cable where a cable ferry is connected to

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