Dive Site: Oozone, Kerama Islands, Japan

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Site Overview

Site Type: Reef/Scenic
Depth: Top: 2MMedian: 13MBottom: 19M
Location: Near Siru, on the south-east coast of Zamami Island.

Description

Oozone dive site is a coral garden with small bommies scattered across a sandy bottom, with lots of the usual schools of coral fish including yellow stripe snapper, cardinal fish and the odd puffer fish, anemones and giant clams. Plenty of anthias and humbugs in the shallows.

Classic marine scape at Oozone: divers, Anthias and Clarks anemonefish.

Divers Anthias and Clacks anemonefish at Oozone diving Kerama Okinawa Japan by Diveplanit

This Star pufferfish hung around for a while allowing us to get a few good pictures

Star pufferfish with diver at Oozone diving Kerama Okinawa Japan by Diveplanit

More midsized reef fish like these Bridled monocle bream in the middle of the dive

Bridled monocle bream at Oozone diving Kerama Okinawa Japan by Diveplanit

A few giant clams around – always nice to see

Diver with giant clam at Oozone diving Kerama Okinawa Japan by Diveplanit

A lone Sunset Wrasse

Sunset Wrasse at Oozone diving Kerama Okinawa Japan by Diveplanit

And on the safety stop, the usual Humbugs is the pocillopora

Humbugs at Oozone diving Kerama Okinawa Japan by Diveplanit