R. Vilingili Thila

Raa (R)

WDPA ID

220112

Total Area

263.00 ha


Status
Designated
Contact Number

Not listed.

A huge shallow pinnacle, which able to explore ½ on a dive. The either end of the pinnacle goes slope and side wall a drop of down to the atoll bed 120ft/40 meter. Fully live soft corals on the top platen and entire platen is a field of Anemone in variety. Side wall full covered with patch corals, gorgonian, black corals and spongy corals. Napoleon, Red Snappers, Sting Rays, Yellow Snappers, Barracuda, Trigger fish, Needle fish, Trumpet fish, parrot fish , dimsel and gobies. Sharks and mantas are frequently sighted.

Attributes

Alternative Name
Anemone City
Date of Protection:
21 October 1999

Bookings

Activities
No activities.

Resources

10 Dive Sites Protected on 1999

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1999 10 dive sites_en

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