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Diving in Chuuk

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This article is intended to provide the already qualified Scuba diver with information which will help to plan dives in the waters of Chuuk in the Federated states of Micronesia, whether as a local resident or a visitor. Information is provided without prejudice, and is not guaranteed accurate or complete. Use it at your own risk.

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General topography

Climate, weather and sea conditions

Marine ecology

Equipment

Dive sites

  • Chuuk Lagoon — wreck diving, including optional penetration, on a huge number of ship and aircraft wrecks from World War II's Operation Hailstorm.

Mitubishi "Betty"

Mitsubishi "Betty" bomber

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Fujikawa Maru

Bow gun of the Fujikawa Maru

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Hoki Maru

1930's truck in the hold of the Hoki Maru
Diver and soft corals next to the mast of the Hoki Maru

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Nippo Maru

2-man light tank on the deck of the Nippo Maru
Light artillery piece on the deck of the Nippo Maru

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Unkai Maru

Divers next to the mast of the Unkai Maru


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Yamagiri Maru

Diver photographing 18-inch artillery shells in the Yamagiri Maru

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Emergency services

  • Police.
  • Ambulance service
  • Sea rescue
  • Recompression chamber
  • DAN hotline

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