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Dive Point Information
July 27, 2009
Hadsan 1 Point.
27 m. Morning dive.
Cebu. Mactan Island. Agus. Philippines.
10 16 38.86 N
123 59 45.29 E
Generak Remarks Site
Hadsan is the name of a popular Philippino beach with facilities and a harbour. It is there that Guphil I has its base. In the harbour special marine life with a few fishes not seen elsewhere on the Island. Outside a 60 m wide shallow with algae growth down to 3 m, then rocks with corals and a drop-off that starts at 8 m. Quite vertical.
Facilities of Divers
The dive boats from Mactan Island will take you there on demand.
Type of Bottom
Algae fields with corals in the shallows. A lot of dead coral plenty of interesting marine life because of dynamite fishing. Drop-off with very interesting marine life.
Super: one of the best places in the Visayas. Lots of crabs, nudibranches, fishes, corals etc.. mandarine fishes are common. Sea horses, pipe fishes, too much to name.
6 m is the worst, average 12 m, on clear days 30 m.
Between the tides currents can be very violent. Often drift dives.
Recreational when accompanied because of the currents. Advanced for nightdives.
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