Welcome to SunDiegoLive.com! You are watching a live picture of downtown San Diego & the bay from Tom Ham's Lighthouse on Harbor Island and the Bali Hai on Shelter Island. The call letters below the live 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.
February 17: The Tom Hams East camera is experiencing issues with the pan/tilt. We are working to get it repaired.
NEW: An image archive has been created 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.
We would like to thank the Bali Hai and Tom Ham's Lighthouse for donating awesome camera locations. If you're ever in San Diego, stop by and enjoy a great dinner with an incredible view of San Diego. Their phone number for reservations is +1.619.222-1181