Akirifushi island (Kaafu)

Akirifushi island (Kaafu)

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Akirifushi island (Kaafu)
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Characteristics

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Diving

Description

Akirifushi is low and covered with bushes; It is uninhabited island.

There is a small but safe opening on each side of this islet and another 1 mile ENE of it.

Other openings between Giravaru and Akirifushi have dangers within the channels or close within the atoll abreast them.

2011/11/19
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Jojo
Akiri fushi is awesome...
2013/03/6
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Flying distances - Direct line

Aligau pass (Fadiffolu)

39nm
There is a wide opening into the atoll between Aligau and Lowalfuri, about 3.5 miles NNW; the islet of Madewaru lies near the middle of the opening.
5 Nov 11
Joëlle

Olahali (Olhuhali) (N Kaafu)

3.7nm
38°
Olahali, a low bush-covered islet, marks the NW point of Male Atoll. A major channel into the main lagoon lies close E of the islet; there appeared to be a least depth of 50m in the center of the channel and the reef edges could be clearly seen. Tides—Currents.—During the Northeast ...
10 Nov 11
Jojo

Makunudu (Maldives)

5.8nm
182°
A 55min en bateau rapide de Malé. Situé au NW de l'atoll, cette petite île tout en longueur, est orientée EW. Son lagon est merveilleux et le récif intérieur proche permet des plongées avec tuba directement depuis l'île.
La barrière de corail est proche de la plage et accessible à pied.
3 Jan 08

Kagi islet (N Kaafu)

5.8nm
68°
Kagi, a small wooded islet, lies about 3 miles ESE of Olahali, and 1.5 miles within the lagoon.
A good unobstructed channelthrough the reef lies N of this islet; its entrance is markedby drying rocks, and in 1974, by the stump remains of a pile beacon.
12 Nov 11
Jojo

Helengeli islet (N Kaafu)

9nm
92°
Helengili, a long low wooded islet, lies on the barrier reef about 4.5 miles SE of Kagi.
Openings through the reef lie on each side of the islet; the N opening is narrow and appears to have a least depth of 20m, while the S channel is broader, with a least depth of 40m.
Lighted ...
12 Nov 11
Jojo

Medhufinolhu (Maldives)

8.1nm
197°
Sur la bordure occidentale de l'atoll de Male N, longue de 800m et large de 100m, c'est l'une des rares îles à avoir conservé sa beauté naturelle dans une belle végétation tropicale. Son nom signifie d'ailleurs "belle île". Ici vous trouvez de longues plages de sable blancà ...
3 Jan 08