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Meemu (Mulaku) atoll (Maldives)

Meemu (Mulaku) atoll (Maldives)

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D'une longueur de 47km et d'une largeur de 30 km, il regroupe environ 35 îles, dont la plupart se trouvent sur le côté E. Ses 5000 habitants occupent 9 des îles seulement.
L'ouverture de sites de plongée va permettre d'explorer des zones jusque là inviolées.
Le long du récif frangeant du N, il existe 5 passes, la meilleure étant celle située le plus à l'W, connue sous le nom de Mulaku Kandu.
7/01/2008
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Meemu (Mulaku) atoll (Maldives)
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Local Area

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Indian Ocean

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