Scuba diving in Sulu Sea

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  • Dive depth: 9 - 25m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: 0-1 - 2Knots  Water temperature: 27 - 30℃  Dive type:


    Xestospongia testudinaria

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 10 - 20cm

  • Dive depth: 3 - 25m  Visibility: 30 - >30m  Current: None - 0-1Knots  Water temperature: 27 - 30℃  Dive type:


    Mandarinfish (Mandarin dragonet)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 7cmFound at depth: 1 - 18m

  • Dive depth: 8 - 18m  Visibility: 5 - 10m  Current: 0-1Knots  Water temperature: 27 - 30℃  Dive type:


  • Dive depth: 3 - 30m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: None - 0-1Knots  Water temperature: 27 - 30℃  Dive type:


    Common thresher (Atlantic thresher, common thresher-shark, big-eye thresher, fox shark, grayfish, green thresher, sea fox, slasher, swingle-tail, swivel-tail, thin-tail thresher, thrasher, thresher shark, whip-tailed shark, Zorro thresher shark)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 4.5 - 5.7m, max. reported length: 6.5mWeight: 510kgFound at depth: 0 - 550m, max. reported depth: 550m, usually 1 - 200m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 28m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: None - 0-1Knots  Water temperature: 27 - 30℃  Dive type:


    Red lionfish (Common lionfish, lionfish, butterfly-cod, ornate butterfly-cod, scorpion volitans, scorpion-cod, scorpionfish, zebrafish, turkeyfish)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 38cmFound at depth: 2 - 55m

  • Dive depth: 9 - 29m  Current: 0-1 - 3Knots  Water temperature: 27 - 30℃


    Three-band pennantfish (Pennant bannerfish, three-banded bullfish, horned bannerfish)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    10+

    Max. length: 18cmFound at depth: 2 - 40m

  • Dive depth: 24 - 30m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: 2 - 4Knots  Water temperature: 27 - 30℃  Dive type:


    Red lionfish (Common lionfish, lionfish, butterfly-cod, ornate butterfly-cod, scorpion volitans, scorpion-cod, scorpionfish, zebrafish, turkeyfish)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 38cmFound at depth: 2 - 55m

  • Dive depth: 22 - 30m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: 0-1 - 2Knots  Water temperature: 27 - 30℃  Dive type:


    Green sea turtle (Pacific green turtle, Green turtle, Black-Sea turtle)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 150cmWeight: 68 - 190kg, max. reported weight: 395kg

  • Dive depth: 3 - 50m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: None - 0-1Knots  Water temperature: 27 - 30℃  Dive type:


    Black-spotted puffer (Dog-faced puffer, black-spotted blow fish, black-spotted toadfish, )

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 33cmFound at depth: 1 - 25m

  • Dive depth: 1 - 10m  Water temperature: 27 - 30℃


    Whale shark

    Occurrence:

    41-80%

    Number:

    4-9

    Length: 9.7 - 12m, max. reported length: 12.65mWeight: 9800kg, max. reported weight: 21000kgFound at depth: 0 - 700m, usually 0 - 100m