Respiro Dive Center

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Moskva
discovered by Respiro Society
RATINGS

Finding site: medium

Visibility: 5-20 m

Current: weak to strong

Dive difficulty: difficult

Presence of lines or nets: none

Historical interest: high

Photographic interest: high

Biological interest: medium

 

DATA FILE

Type of wreck: destroyer (Leader) – project 1 Leningrad class

Nationality: USSR

Year of construction: 1934

Displacement: 2597 Ton

Length: 127.5 m

Width: 11.7 m

Date of sinking: June 26, 1941

Cause of sinking: possible collision with a mine

Site position: 25 km SE from Tomis Harbour

Geographical coordinates:  44° 4.027'N ;  28° 57.162'E

Survivors: 69

Cargo:

Minimum depth: 38 m

Maximum depth: 45 m