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Fugawi Marine ENC Ver. 4.5
GPS Navigation Software
New: Supports Internet Download of Navionics Charts

Fugawi Marine ENC Version 4.0

Facebook Integration
Transfer your tracks, routes and photo waypoints to
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Navionics Platinum Plus Logo
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for more information on Navionics chart support.

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Navionics Charts

Memory Card Data
Transfer Support

Transfer routes and waypoints using external memory cards with the following plotters:

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Raymarine C and E series

Lowrance Logo
Lowrance Chart Plotters

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NAVnet VX2 Chart Plotters
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Humminbird Matrix, 700
and 900 series

Geonav Chart Plotters

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Northstar 6000i and 6100i


Important Notice: Please be aware that X-Traverse USGS Topo Maps are currently down. Software that have been affected are Fugawi Global Navigator, Fugawi Marine ENC, Fugawi iMap (all versions), and PathAway. Our Web Service team are resolving this issue as fast as they can. Thank you for your patience. - Fugawi X-Traverse Team, January 15, 2014.

Fugawi Marine ENC™ is the ultimate PC software for marine navigation.

With Fugawi Marine ENC you can navigate using many types of vector and raster charts, including:

  • Navionics Platinum+, Platinum, Gold+, Gold, Silver, Fish'N'Chip and HotMaps® charts
  • NEW: Navionics Multi Card Reader no longer required for Navionics Plug-and-Play chips sold after April 2010 - simply plug in the Navionics chip to any generic card reader, internet-activate and copy the charts to your hard drive - more information
  • NEW: Navionics Gold, Fish'N'Chip or HotMaps® via direct download from Fugawi X-Traverse
  • S-57 format charts such as NOAA ENC® and S-63 Encrypted ENC charts
  • BSB charts such as NOAA RNC™, Canadian Hydrographic
  • NV.Digital charts
  • topographic maps
  • your own scanned paper maps, and
  • for boaters in the USA, a wide variety of charts are available free of charge
  • NEW: Hilton's Realtime Navigator charts are available via the X-Traverse Data Link.

Free X-Traverse Account
Fugawi Marine ENC supports
select online maps and charts from Fugawi X-Traverse. Fugawi comes with a free 1-year subscription to an X-Traverse Data Plan and detailed topo maps of Canada or USA. Simply click here to claim your subscription.

Also enjoy the seamless integration with optional PathAway GPS Software for iOS, Android, Nokia Symbian or Windows Mobile devices.


  • Internet Activation of Navionics Charts
    Navionics Multi Card Reader no longer required for chips sold after April 2010 - simply plug in the Navionics chip to any generic card reader, internet-activate and copy the charts to your hard drive - the chip is no longer required to be connected to the PC to use the Navionics charts - avoid the hassle and added wear and tear of having an external card reader attached to your PC while you are on the water - leave your chip permanently in your chart plotter, where it belongs
  • Downloadable Navionics Charts
    Navionics® Gold, HotMaps® Premium and Fish-N-chip charts may now be purchased online from Fugawi X-Traverse for direct download. No time or expense wasted on shipping the memory card. Also, you are assured of the absolute latest version of the Navionics chart and you get instant manufacturer updates for the calendar year in which you purchased the chart.
  • German Topo Maps
    Added support for online German Topo Maps via direct download from Fugawi X-Traverse
  • Furuno Plotters Support
    Data card transfer of waypoints and routes with Furuno NAVnet VX2 plotters
  • Facebook Support
    Transfer tracks, waypoints and routes to Facebook as an interactive map. (See www.x-traverse.com/facebook.)
  • Free Online Maps
    Subscription to Fugawi X-Traverse Topo Maps of USA or Canada free with purchase (To redeem...)
  • Other Online Maps and Charts
    Canada, USA, Germany and Swedish topo maps , CHS Marine Charts and Swedish Marine Charts as well as Mexico, Africa, and Europe now available via online subscription from Fugawi X-Traverse.
  • iPhone - iMap and iNavX Support
    Waypoint transfer Fugawi iMap and with iNavX marine software for iPhone via Fugawi X-Traverse
  • Navionics Platinum+ Support
    Added support for Aerial Photographs (top down), Pilot Books, 3D view, Panoramic Photos
  • NV.Digital Marine Charts
    Added support for BSB/EAP format charts from Nautische Veröffentlichung Verlagsgesell
  • Enhanced Chart Plotter Support
    Enjoy easy and accurate route planning with Fugawi Marine ENC then upload your route to a Compact Flash or Secure Digital card for transfer to a chart plotter on board your boat. Supports memory card data transfer for leading plotters from Raymarine, Furuno, Humminbird, Lowrance, Geonav and Northstar. Of course routes can be transferred to many more plotters and handheld GPS using a cabled connection. See our GPS/Plotter compatibility table for more details.
  • Enhanced AIS Presentation
    Enhanced AIS dashboard for easy control of AIS display, Audible alarm added
  • Google Earth Maps
    Support for optional (and free) Fugawi Google Earth Plug-in.
  • GPS Auto Detection
    Fugawi will now auto detect a wide variety of GPS models when connected to the Serial or USB port.
  • Optional PathAway
    Support for optional PathAway GPS Software for Windows Mobile or Symbian smart phones.

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Navionics Platinum+ chart as displayed in Fugawi Marine ENC>>Click to enlarge

USA Versions Includes
  • All NOAA RNC™ - Raster charts of US coastal waters (BSB format - complete coverage)
  • All NOAA ENC® - S-57 vector charts of US coastal waters
  • All Army Corps iENC - S-57 charts of US inland waterways
  • Coastal water bathymetric data of the USA (for 3D charts)
  • Elevation data of the USA (for 3D land maps)
  • MPC Boaters Directory of the USA
  • Place Names of the USA
  • World Background Map (1:1,000,000 scale)
  • (For data included in international versions. click here.)

Bonis Data Pack
Get up and running quickly with included Bonus Data Pack!

Fugawi Marine ENC GPS Navigation Software

Support for Navionics charts, S-57 (NOAA ENC) or BSB (NOAA RNC) format charts. >>Click to enlarge

Navigate With Your PC

Connect your PC or laptop to a compatible GPS receiver to view your position on a detailed chart, map, or air photo. See speed, position, direction, ETA, and more.

Plan And Transfer Routes

Plan routes and waypoints. Transfer between PC and GPS. >>Click to enlarge

Plan And Transfer Routes

Create routes directly on the official ENC or other chart and transfer named waypoints, routes, and tracks between your PC and your handheld GPS. Upload your route to a Compact Flash or Secure Digital card for transfer to leading chart plotters on board your boat. Supports memory card data transfer for leading plotters from Raymarine, Northstar, Humminbird and Lowrance. Of course routes can be transferred to many more plotters and handheld GPS using a cabled connection. See our GPS/Plotter compatibility table for more details.

Transfer routes tracks and waypoints directly to Google Earth, a GPX file or PathAway GPS software.

View Maps in 3D

3D charts add a new perspective when planning your fishing trip. >>Click to enlarge

View Maps in 3D

View your favorite chart or map in stunning 3D*. ‘Fly’ across the 3D landscape using your mouse, keyboard, or joystick, or view your GPS position in real-time on the 3D chart. A great tool for finding the perfect fishing spot.

Weather Overlay

Fugawi Marine ENC Ver. 4 includes support for free GRIB Weather files. >>Click to enlarge

Weather Overlay

Fugawi Marine ENC supports a wide variety of free or commercially available GRIB file weather data. Forecasts for pressure and surface wind, wave height and direction, temperature, currents and more are available for the entire world, free of charge.

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AIS Support

Fugawi Marine ENC Ver. 4 with AIS target overlay. >>Click to enlarge

AIS Support

Plot AIS equipped vessel positions directly on your chart (requires third party AIS receiver, such as Milltech Marine Smart Radio SR161, SR162 and SR162G, SafePassage AIS, Comar, SiTex, or the CLASS A (Solas) transponder from ACR Electronics).

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CHS charts for iPhone with iNavX
NEW: USA and Canada topos for your iPhone >>Click to enlarge

PathAway GPS Software and Fugawi Map
Transfer Fugawi Waypoints to iNavX using x-traverse.com >>Click to enlarge

Navigate With Your PDA

iPhone - Fugawi iMap Support
Fugawi iMap brings Canada and USA, German or Swedish topo maps to your iPhone. Use Fugawi Global Navigator to plot waypoints and transfer them to Fugawi iMap with a few simple clicks. Or use Fugawi Global Navigator as a backup library of your Fugawi imap waypoints.
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iPhone - iNavX Support
Waypoint and track transfer supported with iNavX marine software for iPhone or iPad via the optional Fugawi X-Traverse service. Use the same charts in Fugawi and in iNavX. Plan waypoints in Fugawi and tansfer to iNavX. Or, transfer your iNavX waypoints to Fugawi.

iOS, Android, Nokia Symbian, Windows Mobile - PathAway GPS Software
PathAway is an excellent optional enhancement for those who wish to use their Fugawi maps, waypoints, routes and tracks on a mobile device. Click for more details...


Customize And Print Maps

Open an included nautical chart** or import your own scanned paper map and calibrate it. Add routes, waypoints, or tracks, or freehand draw on the map. Print a personalized paper copy at the scale of your choice.

  Other Features

Derek Hatfield - Spirit of Canada

"I used Fugawi navigation software on Spirit of Canada to navigate around the world. The program was easy to use, accurate and very reliable. When using Fugawi, I always know where I am going."

Derek Hatfield, Skipper, Spirit of Canada, Around Alone 2002-3
>>Click to enlarge

  • Support for optional (and free) Fugawi Google Earth Plug-in
  • Unlocked Garmin IMG maps may be uploaded to a Garmin mapping GPS receiver
  • Full navigational features: speed, waypoints, routes, distance to go, course to steer, magnetic and true courses
  • Shows your track and current location on the screen
  • Query ENC or Navionics features such as marks, lights, and obstructions
  • Set depth contours for shallow and deep navigation areas on ENC and Navionics charts
  • Change soundings from meters to feet on ENC and Navionics charts
  • NMEA autopilot support
  • Choose from imperial, metric, or nautical display units
  • View elevations and profiles of your route
  • View the map north-up, map-up, or course-up
  • Link digital photos and sounds to the map
  • Day, dusk and night vision display
  • Display latitude/longitude, UTM, or other region specific grid lines
  • Geocaching support - click on a map to see local Geocaching sites.
  • Supported map projections include: Mercator (most nautical charts), Universal Transverse Mercator (many topographical maps), Transverse Mercator, Equidistant Cylindrical, Sinusoidal, Lambert Conformal Conic, Cassini, Swiss Grid, Gauß Krüger, Wagner IV, Lambert Azimuthal Equal Area, Polyconic, Bonne
  • Supports grids from: Australia, Belgium, Canada, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Netherlands, New Zealand, Sweden (inc. SWEREF99), Switzerland, UK Ordnance Survey, Military Grid Reference System (MGRS) and UTM.
  • Optimize the number of track points (based on user-specified tolerance) with Smart Track Reduction
  • Loads appropriate map from your own digital map library as you travel
  • Exports waypoints and tracks with UTM coordinates or latitude/longitude
  • Supports ESRI Shapefile (.SHP) format export of Waypoints, Routes and Tracks
  • Supports GPS Exchange (GPX) format import and export of Waypoints, Routes and Tracks
  • Supports Google Earth KML files for import/export of Waypoints, Routes and Tracks
  • Supports Google KMZ files for import/export of Waypoints, Routes and Tracks (and Photo Waypoints)
  • Supports Swiss Map Trails in XOL format
  • Distance and bearing measurement tool
  • Fugawi Pace Names lookup - find a name and click to autoload a map
  • Plot Fugawi Place names on any open map
  • Built-in Odometers and Trip Odometers to calculate distance traveled

  Supported Map Formats
  • Fugawi X-Traverse Online Maps (Canada Topo, USA Topo, German Topo, Swedish Topo, Canadian Hydrographic Charts, Swedish, Norwegian and Finnish Marine Charts, NV.Digital Charts of Europe and the Caribbean, Hilton Realtime-Navigator Charts, and more)
  • Navionics Gold, Fish'N'Chip, and HotMaps® Premium via direct download from Fugawi X-Traverse
  • Navionics Platinum+, Platinum, Gold+, Gold, Silver, Fish'N'Chip, HotMaps® and Discovery charts via Plug-and-Play chip
  • S-57 nautical charts (e.g. NOAA ENC®, Army Corps iENC)
  • S-63 Encrypted ENC charts (requires user permit)
  • BSB Version 1 through 5 raster nautical charts (NOAA RNC™, MAPTECH™, CHS, NDI DigitalOcean, Fugawi, GPS GmbH)
  • NV.Digital (BSB/EAP from Nautische Veröffentlichung Verlagsgesell)
  • Garmin IMG format maps (not Bluechart)
  • Softchart charts (NOS/GEO)
  • World maps and charts from the Fugawi collection (Fugawi Map of America, Fugawi Canada Maps, Fugawi World Maps) in FX3 or FX4 format
  • Locked FX4 Maps (raster FX4 maps locked with FX4 Locker)
  • ECW (created with ER Mapper version 7.1 and prior)
  • SoftMap topo maps Ver. 1-4 (No support for SoftMap Ver. 5, SoftMap not supported in Microsoft Vista)
  • Kompass Maps (.gvg)
  • Magic Maps (Tour Explorer .ikt)
  • eTopo
  • TRAK Maps
  • Geotiff
  • Chart Tiff maps and charts
  • ADRG (Military version only)
  • CADRG (Military version only)
  • CIB (Military version only)
  • Swiss Map 50 and Swiss Map 25 (Version 3)
  • Swedish Government digital maps
  • Calibrate any scanned map or raster map file in bmp, gif, jpg, png, pcx, or tif format (must know the map datum and coordinates for three points on the map or have a prepared JPR file)

  Supported Elevation Data
  • Fugawi Elevation Files (FEL)
  • Shuttle Radar Topography (SRTM)
  • BIL
  • DTED
  • SDTS
  • Australian GRD 9 Second

  Fugawi System Requirements
  • Microsoft® Windows® 8, 7, Vista or XP
  • 500 MHz processor or better
  • 512 MB RAM
  • 250 MB free on HD
  • DVD drive
  • 256 color display capable of 1024 x 768 resolution or better (graphics accelerator recommended for 3D viewing)
  • Mouse or other pointing device
  • USB or Serial port for GPS receiver (Serial to USB Adaptor may be required, depending on GPS model)
  • Software package does not contain GPS, cable, or handheld computer

  GPS Receiver Requirements
  • GPS receiver with NMEA 0183 output or compatible USB GPS.
  • Supports waypoint, route, and track transfer with most Garmin®, Magellan®, Lowrance®, Humminbird, Silva/Brunton, Furuno, Raymarine, and other models. (See GPS / Plotter compatibility table.)
  • Supports route transfer with the Suunto X9 and X9i GPS wristwatches.
  • Supports real-time navigation with above models plus any GPS with NMEA V2.1 or greater output. (Serial to USB Adaptor may be required.)
  • Note: Fugawi Marine ENC can be used without GPS to plot and export positions to a text file, view maps and charts, and much more.

GPS Compatibility Table


* Requires suitable elevation or bathymetric data for your region.
** Included coverage may vary and data may not be available for all countries.

Refer to the Bonus Data Pack for more details.

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