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  • 46 # Date: 2011-01-05 - 11:52
  • # Max Depth: 6.6m Duration: 29mins
Diver's Notes

Rosa & 2 others trying a Discover Scuba Diving course, only Rosa was diving in the end. I went along as Rosa's buddy.

Dive Profile
Dive Location

  • Temp: Bottom 25°C
  • Dive type : Training, Reef
  • Visibility: Good Water: Salt
Specific gear used
  • Mask: Mares - X-Vision (Yellow/Clear)
  • Boots: Mares - 6.5mm
  • Fins: Mares - Avanti X3 Open Heel (Yellow, size R)
  • Computer: Mares - Puck
  • Weights: 12 kg
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Dive Profile

  • 1. Air
  • 12L Aluminium     200 → 100 bar
  • Average depth: 4.7m
  • SAC: 2.35 bar/min
  • RMV: 28.2 L/min
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Species Identified

Scaridae (parrotfish)
Chaetodontidae (butterflyfishes)
Holocentridae (Squirrelfishes, soldierfishes)
Heniochus intermedius Steindachner, 1893 (Red Sea bannerfish) Found on coral slopes Juveniles in large groups at base of reef, sometimes with H. diphreutes; adults usually solitary or paired, occasionally in groups . Feed on zooplankton and benthic invertebrates . Oviparous , monogamous . Form pairs during breeding .
Lutjanidae (snappers)

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