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 Las Palmas Shallows

Mexico, Yucatan, Cozumel Isalnd

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Approximate

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Latitude: 20° 27.482' N
Longitude: 86° 59.432' W

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English (Translate this text in English): It's best to go by boat. It's across from the Fiesta Americana hotel (not exactly but close enough).

English (Translate this text in English): It's best to go by boat. It's across from the Fiesta Americana hotel (not exactly but close enough).

It's best to go by boat. It's across from the Fiesta Americana hotel (not exactly but close enough).

English (Translate this text in English): It's best to go by boat. It's across from the Fiesta Americana hotel (not exactly but close enough).

English (Translate this text in English): It's best to go by boat. It's across from the Fiesta Americana hotel (not exactly but close enough).

English (Translate this text in English): It's best to go by boat. It's across from the Fiesta Americana hotel (not exactly but close enough).

English (Translate this text in English): It's best to go by boat. It's across from the Fiesta Americana hotel (not exactly but close enough).

English (Translate this text in English): It's best to go by boat. It's across from the Fiesta Americana hotel (not exactly but close enough).

English (Translate this text in English): It's best to go by boat. It's across from the Fiesta Americana hotel (not exactly but close enough).

How? By boat

Distance Good boat time (< 30min)

Easy to find? Hard to find

 Dive site Characteristics

Alternative name Dzul Ha Beach

Average depth 16.8 m / 55.1 ft

Max depth 30.5 m / 100.1 ft

Current Medium ( 1-2 knots)

Visibility Good ( 10 - 30 m)

Quality

Dive site quality Good

Experience All divers

Bio interest Interesting

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Dive type

- Drift dive
- Big fishes
- Reef

Dive site activities

- Marine biology
- Dive training

Dangers

- Depth
- Current

 Additional Information

English (Translate this text in English): Many schools of fish are found near the reef. It's slightly sandy so try to stay away from the bottom. Slants smoothly to a wall. Most action is near the top or above the slant.

English (Translate this text in English): Many schools of fish are found near the reef. It's slightly sandy so try to stay away from the bottom. Slants smoothly to a wall. Most action is near the top or above the slant.

Many schools of fish are found near the reef. It's slightly sandy so try to stay away from the bottom. Slants smoothly to a wall. Most action is near the top or above the slant.

English (Translate this text in English): Many schools of fish are found near the reef. It's slightly sandy so try to stay away from the bottom. Slants smoothly to a wall. Most action is near the top or above the slant.

English (Translate this text in English): Many schools of fish are found near the reef. It's slightly sandy so try to stay away from the bottom. Slants smoothly to a wall. Most action is near the top or above the slant.

English (Translate this text in English): Many schools of fish are found near the reef. It's slightly sandy so try to stay away from the bottom. Slants smoothly to a wall. Most action is near the top or above the slant.

English (Translate this text in English): Many schools of fish are found near the reef. It's slightly sandy so try to stay away from the bottom. Slants smoothly to a wall. Most action is near the top or above the slant.

English (Translate this text in English): Many schools of fish are found near the reef. It's slightly sandy so try to stay away from the bottom. Slants smoothly to a wall. Most action is near the top or above the slant.

English (Translate this text in English): Many schools of fish are found near the reef. It's slightly sandy so try to stay away from the bottom. Slants smoothly to a wall. Most action is near the top or above the slant.

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Giovanni avatar
Las Palmas Shallows
By Giovanni
Dec 30, 2008
Discover Scuba Diving - visibility: 20-30m water temperature: 28C degree
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Giovanni avatar
Las Palmas Shallows
By Giovanni
Dec 30, 2008
Discover Scuba Diving - visibility: 20-30m water temperature: 28C degree
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