Respiro Dive Center

Maria Bacolitsa


Finding site: medium

Visibility: 2-20 m

Current: weak to strong

Dive difficulty: difficult

Presence of lines or nets: medium

Historical interest: medium

Photographic interest: high

Biological interest: low


Type of wreck: cargo

Nationality: Greek

Year of construction: 1962

Displacement: 24512 DWT

Length: 173 m

Width: 22 m

Date of sinking: March 1, 1980

Cause of sinking: unknown

Site position: 17 km NE from Mangalia

Geographical coordinates: 43° 52.538'N ; 28° 46.514'E


Cargo: pig iron

Minimum depth: 38 m

Maximum depth: 45 m