33.0474, -16.2985

466 Logged Dives

Madeirense (Wreck)

Cargo boat sunk in October 2000. It is our ex-libris. The highest point is about 24m and the bottom can reach 35m. Rarely has current and visibility is always more than 25m. Sheltered from the prevailing wind.

Schools of bogues and horse mackerel, groupers, different species of breams, parrotfish, blacktail comber, striped mullets, triggerfish, rays, barracudas and jacks.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

This data is provided from the logbook information in the MySSI app

DIVE TYPES

  • Wreck Dive
  • Artificial Reef

Level

  • Advanced

Programs

  • Extended Range (XR)
  • Scuba

Entry

  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt

currents

  • no
  • moderate
  • medium

Maximum Depth

  • 31m

Visibility

  • 22m
This data is provided by divers logging their dives in the mySSI App
Wildlife Diversity
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Rays
Stingrays
Electric Ray
Fishes
Wrasse
Sand Eel
Crevalle jack
Scorpionfishes
Snapper
Triggerfish
Trumpetfish
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Rays
Stingrays
Electric Ray
Fishes
Wrasse
Sand Eel
Crevalle jack
Scorpionfishes
Snapper
Triggerfish
Trumpetfish

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