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Felipe Xicotencatl C-53 (Wreck)

The C-53, located in Mexico's Playa Corona, Cozumel, Quintana Roo, is an extraordinary artificial reef dive site. This sunken decommissioned ship was thoughtfully prepared to ensure a safe and enjoyable diving experience. With easy access for penetration and egress, divers of an advanced level can explore this 55m/184ft long wreck, with its deepest point lying at 23m/76ft.

Inside the wreck, you'll discover mesmerizing schools of glassy sweepers, creating a captivating underwater spectacle. Additionally, the bottom of the bow often serves as a habitat for spiny lobsters, while the surrounding areas are known for their resident garden eels.

Divers can expect excellent visibility reaching up to 28m, allowing for clear views of the stunning marine life and the intricate details of the wreck. With a maximum depth of 22m, this dive site offers a unique experience for those seeking adventure and exploration.

Don't miss the opportunity to dive at this exceptional location in Mexico. Immerse yourself in the rich history and vibrant marine ecosystem of the C-53 wreck, and create unforgettable memories at this remarkable dive site.

Last updated: 8 mo. ago - Oct 4, 2023

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