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3710 Logged Dives

Jackson Reef

By far the most colourful dive site in the Strait of Tiran. This reef is full of colorful and different corals because this is a narrow reef and the currents can pull around it. On the steep wall, you can find an endless amount of soft corals and on the left plateau a fire coral garden.

Again and again, you can meet turtles, snappers, tunas, and barracudas. Further, there are scorpion and lionfish, snails and giant morays on the wall. Also different sharks.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

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

DIVE TYPES

  • Wall/Drop Off
  • Drift Diving
  • Snorkeling

Level

  • Advanced

Programs

  • Extended Range (XR)
  • Freediving
  • Scuba

Entry

  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt

currents

  • no
  • moderate
  • medium

Maximum Depth

  • 25m

Visibility

  • 26m
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
Whale Shark
Tiger Shark
Great Hammerhead Shark
Whitetip Reef Shark
Blacktip Reef Shark
Grey Reef Shark
Rays
Reef Manta
Eagle Ray
Electric Ray
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Fishes
Moray Eel
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Lionfish
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Scorpionfishes
Snapper
Parrotfish
Triggerfish
Damselfish
Tuna
Garfish
Box Fish
Molluscs
Octopus
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Sharks
Whale Shark
Tiger Shark
Great Hammerhead Shark
Whitetip Reef Shark
Blacktip Reef Shark
Grey Reef Shark
Rays
Reef Manta
Eagle Ray
Electric Ray
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Fishes
Moray Eel
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Lionfish
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Scorpionfishes
Snapper
Parrotfish
Triggerfish
Damselfish
Tuna
Garfish
Box Fish
Molluscs
Octopus

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