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 Ras Umm Sid

Egypt, Sharm el Sheikh

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Approximate

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Latitude: 27° 50.825' N
Longitude: 34° 18.865' E

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English (Translate this text in English): Southeast of Sharm el Sheikh city, Ras Umm Sid Point.

English (Translate this text in English): Southeast of Sharm el Sheikh city, Ras Umm Sid Point.

Southeast of Sharm el Sheikh city, Ras Umm Sid Point.

English (Translate this text in English): Southeast of Sharm el Sheikh city, Ras Umm Sid Point.

English (Translate this text in English): Southeast of Sharm el Sheikh city, Ras Umm Sid Point.

English (Translate this text in English): Southeast of Sharm el Sheikh city, Ras Umm Sid Point.

English (Translate this text in English): Southeast of Sharm el Sheikh city, Ras Umm Sid Point.

English (Translate this text in English): Southeast of Sharm el Sheikh city, Ras Umm Sid Point.

English (Translate this text in English): Southeast of Sharm el Sheikh city, Ras Umm Sid Point.

How? By boat & from shore

Distance Good boat time (< 30min)

Easy to find? Easy to find

 Dive site Characteristics

Alternative name Râs Umm Sid Point

Average depth 20 m / 65.6 ft

Max depth 40 m / 131.2 ft

Current Medium ( 1-2 knots)

Visibility Good ( 10 - 30 m)

Quality

Dive site quality Good

Experience CMAS * / OW

Bio interest Interesting

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Week-end crowd 

Dive type

- Wall
- Sharks
- Reef

Dive site activities

- Night dive
- Snorkeling / Free diving

Dangers

- Current

 Additional Information

English (Translate this text in English): Coral pinnacles at the west of the point. Very nice wall with gorgonians. Some whale sharks have been reported here!

English (Translate this text in English): Coral pinnacles at the west of the point. Very nice wall with gorgonians. Some whale sharks have been reported here!

Coral pinnacles at the west of the point. Very nice wall with gorgonians. Some whale sharks have been reported here!

English (Translate this text in English): Coral pinnacles at the west of the point. Very nice wall with gorgonians. Some whale sharks have been reported here!

English (Translate this text in English): Coral pinnacles at the west of the point. Very nice wall with gorgonians. Some whale sharks have been reported here!

English (Translate this text in English): Coral pinnacles at the west of the point. Very nice wall with gorgonians. Some whale sharks have been reported here!

English (Translate this text in English): Coral pinnacles at the west of the point. Very nice wall with gorgonians. Some whale sharks have been reported here!

English (Translate this text in English): Coral pinnacles at the west of the point. Very nice wall with gorgonians. Some whale sharks have been reported here!

English (Translate this text in English): Coral pinnacles at the west of the point. Very nice wall with gorgonians. Some whale sharks have been reported here!

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SergL_2007 avatar
Ras Umm Sid
Von SergL_2007
Jan 12, 2011
Dive 70 -
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Ras Umm Sid
Von DiversCabodePalos
Nov 13, 2010
Ras Umm Sid -
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pecos avatar
Ras Umm Sid
Von pecos
Jan 8, 2010
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Ras Umm Sid
Von glasi99
Sep 23, 2009
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Ras Umm Sid
Von americanhero9d
Mai 7, 2009
Ras Umm Sid -
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 Dive trips

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SergL_2007 avatar
Reise: Egypt 2011
Von SergL_2007
Von Jan 7, 2011 bis Jan 15, 2011

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DiversCabodePalos avatar
Reise: Mar Rojo Norte Noviembre 2010
Von DiversCabodePalos
Von Nov 6, 2010 bis Nov 16, 2010

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pecos avatar
Reise: EGYPT - Sharm el Sheikh
Von pecos
Von Jan 3, 2010 bis Jan 9, 2010

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glasi99 avatar
Reise: Sharm el Sheikh
Von glasi99
Von Sep 17, 2009 bis Sep 24, 2009

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americanhero9d avatar
Reise: Red Seas
Von americanhero9d
Von Mai 1, 2009 bis Mai 9, 2009

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By marimar1 , 09-02-2009

Nice - Very nice dive!

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