14 Nov 2012

Malpelo May 27 to June 11 2012

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All pictures were taken during the journey and by Thomas Ehrensperger

Dive Conditions: Always good visibility, 28 degrees surface temperature, 25 degrees thermocline below 30 meters, not much current
Weather: Sunny days and extremely rainy days, some strong thunderstorms, normally not much wind
Crossings: Moderat passage on the way to Malpelo, calm on the way back with some rainshowers
Highlights: Baitball with hundreds Silky Sharks Yellowfin Tunas and Red Snappers. Close Hammerhead and Galapagos Shark encounters. Extremely active cleaner station at D’Artagnan. Several Whalesharks. Snorkeling with Dolphins.

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