-17.6165, -149.6198

666 Logged Dives

La Faille St Etienne, Tahiti

Nice opening in the reef. A lot of verticality when arriving on the Tombant St Etienne. Very lively upper part of the drop-off. Many fish and turtles. A wonderful dive, especially with good visibility.

This site is full of many colorful tropical fishes but you will certainly also meet a sleeping turtle in the nooks and crannies of the drop-off.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

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

DIVE TYPES

  • Wall/Drop Off

Level

  • Advanced

Programs

  • Extended Range (XR)
  • Scuba

Entry

  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt Water

currents

  • no
  • moderate

Maximum Depth

  • 25m

Visibility

  • 20m
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
Sharks
Whitetip Reef Shark
Blacktip Reef Shark
Grey Reef Shark
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Fishes
Moray Eel
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Puffer Fish
Scorpionfishes
Snapper
Surgeonfish
Parrotfish
Soldierfish
Triggerfish
Damselfish
Goatfish
Porcupine Fish
Box Fish
Bannerfish
Emperors
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Sharks
Whitetip Reef Shark
Blacktip Reef Shark
Grey Reef Shark
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Fishes
Moray Eel
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Puffer Fish
Scorpionfishes
Snapper
Surgeonfish
Parrotfish
Soldierfish
Triggerfish
Damselfish
Goatfish
Porcupine Fish
Box Fish
Bannerfish
Emperors

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