Brother Islands, Red Sea, Egypt
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td
N 26° 18.056 E 034° 51.600
36R E 685687 N 2910346
Quick Description: Often a rough Sea but spectacular dive sites.
Location: Egypt
Date Posted: 1/1/2013 2:45:14 AM
Waymark Code: WMG1B4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member DavidMac
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Long Description:
The Brother Islands (Arabic: El Akhawein)are two little Islands (Little Brother and Big Brother)in the Red Sea, belonging to Egypt.
The Islands are situated about 60 km east of the coast-town al-Qusair.
Water Type: Ocean

Salinity: Salt

Access: Boat (live aboard)

Maximum Depth: 120

Typical Visibility: Good (41-60 ft)

Has Reef?: yes

Wreck or Submerged Object?: Ship/boat

Underwater Life: Barracuda, Hammerheads, Dogtooth Tuna and Reef Sharks

Visit Instructions:
1) To log a visit, at least a picture taken at the surface, including any distinguishing landmarks or buoys if present, is required. While you do not have to enter the water, this is encouraged.

2) If you dive at the site, describe your visit including any details you wish to share such as weather, water temperature, visibility, bottom time, and anything of interest that you observed, living or nonliving.
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