Pedernales

Also known as Pedenalis, Penderalis, Pendernales

Water
Sea (Salt water)
Features
Wreck, Artificial Reef
Depth
7.6 m (avg)
10.7 m (max)
Diver Level
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The Pedernales is an oil tanker which was torpedoed and sunk in 1942 during WW2 by a German submarine.

Parts of the wreck have been salvaged, but there are sections of cabins, wash basins, toiled and other miscellaneous wreckages scattered around among the corals.

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From Coro, 136 km away.