Mapating Rock

  • Mapating Rock

    Well known as Sharks Reef, Mapating Rock is suggested for experienced divers only and its exploration may require assistance from a local dive guides. It is a challenging dive because of its huge area and extremely strong currents. The hollow rock is surrounded by a fairly shallow zone, which ends in a series of drop-offs that descend to 40 meters.

    The marine life is plentiful. You will discover all varieties of fish, more than a few pelagic species and occasionally whitetip reef sharks and grey reef sharks.

    Location: Southwest of Sepok Point
    Conditions: Can be very strong
    Visibility: up to 30 meters
    Depth: 20 to 40 meters

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