|Find the best dive sites||
This is an interactive map! Use controls to pan and zoom this map.
Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Latitude: 7° 17.648' N
User rating (1)
Wannadive.net is not responsible for the accuracy of the information contained in this guide. You use this guide at your own risk.
Choose your format: please login first
Western Lagoon North of the Rock Islands
How? By boat
Distance Good boat time (< 30min)
Easy to find? Easy to find
Alternative name Iro
Average depth 30 m / 98.4 ft
max depth 34 m / 111.5 ft
Current Low ( < 1 knot)
Visibility Good ( 10 - 30 m)
Dive site quality Great
Experience All divers
Bio interest Interesting
- Night dive
470 Foot length, 58 foot beam Shiretoko Class Combined Fleet Oilier.
The Iro was attacked by aircraft from the Carrier Bunker Hill as part of Task Force 58, Operation Desecrate One, on March 30 and finished off the following day by aircraft from the Carrier Yorktown. She had been previously hit by a torpedo from the US Submarine Tunny on March 22, 1944 West of Palau
You can edit this page to correct errors or add new information. If you have any problems regarding this page, Send us feedback.