July 05, 2014

Welcome to SunDiegoLive.com! You are watching a live picture of downtown San Diego & the bay through five webcams located at Tom Ham's Lighthouse on Harbor Island, the Bali Hai on Shelter Island and Cabrillo National Monument on the tip of Point Loma. The call letters below the harbor view are of local San Diego radio stations - click to listen live. Click "NOAA" to listen live to the national weather service radio broadcast for San Diego County. Click on any of the VHF buttons to listen to VHF marine radio.

Our new camera at Cabrillo National Monument is now online!  A big THANK YOU to Cabrillo National Monument Superintendent Tom Workman, Regional Visitor and Resource Protection Specialist Rene Buehl, Capt. Scott Adams, Mr. Jim Mugg from Navy Base Point Loma, the staff at Cabrillo National Monument, the Baumann family (this entire site would not be possible without them), Scott, Ryan, Gage and crew at WeKnowBest.com, Carl & Becky Gelbart (NetworkCameraCritic.com)  –and- all of you for writing in support of the new camera! THANK YOU!  There were many people involved in getting the new cam online.  This list is not all inclusive.  You know who you are - thank you!

Please take a moment to follow-up with Cabrillo National Monument Superintendent Tom Workman and thank him for working with us.  Superintendent Workman reached out to the Navy for us and has helped greatly to make the new camera location a reality.  To contact Mr. Workman, please visit this page and click the link to e-mail the Superintendent

NEW:  A new cam at Cabrillo National Monument and Bali Hai (facing the north) has been added.  An image archive is available on our new Facebook page.  Click the Facebook icon at the bottom of your browser window to get there.  A new twitter feed is also available.  A new chat system has been installed.  Click the gear next to the "Whos Online" counter to change your chat name if desired, then click chat at the left and join the conversation.   Also, time lapse videos have been posted to our new YouTube channel.

Marine VHF frequencies:

VHF-6: Intership safety
VHF-12: Port operations
VHF-13: Bridge to Bridge
VHF-16: International Distress, Safety and Calling - good to hear alerts about ships about to come or go, listen for "SECURITAY SECURITAY SECURITAY" (the French pronunciation of "Security").
VHF-77: Port operations (intership only)

The cruise ship schedule is listed below. If you want to watch the cruise ships then please note the exact time they arrive in San Diego in is never really known, but they tend to arrive in the morning and leave in the evening.

Want to see more of the San Diego Web Cam? Install the new SunDiegoLive.com screen saver for all Windows PC's. The screen saver will display a new still from the live camera every six minutes. Run this installer and select the "SunDiegoLive" screen saver in the configuration box.


San Diego Bay cruise ship schedule
Golden Princess November 4
Veendam November 8
Grand Princess November 10
Veendam November 15

Cruise ships generally arrive in the morning and leave in the evening.

Cargo Ship Schedule:
Dover Highway 11/03 05:00 11/03 16:00 New Minister,B.C. Disc Automobile
Hestia Leader 11/04 04:00 11/04 16:00 South Hampton, UK Disc Automobile
Splendid Ace 11/04 04:15 11/04 16:00 Unknown Disc Automobile
Paradise Ace 11/07 01:00 11/07 16:00 Unknown Disc Automobile
Josco Yangzhou 11/08 unkn 11/09 unkn Long Beach, CA Load Soda Ash
CSAV Rio Grande 11/08 unkn 11/08 unkn Acapulco, Mexico Disc Automobile
Trinidad 11/08 05:00 11/08 16:00 Port Hueneme, CA Disc Automobile
Clover Ace 11/09 unkn 11/09 unkn Unknown Disc Automobile
Dole California 11/09 unkn 11/11 unkn Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala Disc Bananas
Dole Costa Rica 11/16 unkn 11/18 unkn Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala Disc Bananas

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