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Santa Rita Reef Latitude: 25.38752 Longitude: -80.09233



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25.38752° -80.09233°
25° 23' 15" N 80° 5' 32" W
25° 23.25 N 80° 5.53 W

Depth: 245' Relief: 25'
Date Reef Deployed: 11/1/76
Reef Materials: Ship Steel 200'
Reef Description: 200' Steel Ship Santa Rita
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Santa Rita Reef Latitude: 25.38752 Longitude: -80.09233
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Marine Forecast for Santa Rita Reef as requested 18:34:10, Feb 24
NWS Forecast for: 7NM SE Elliot Key FL
Atlantic Ocean

Issued by: National Weather Service Miami - South Florida
Last Update: 5:46 pm EST Feb 24, 2018

Tonight: ESE wind 12 to 14 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 4 to 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a moderate chop.

Sunday: ESE wind 9 to 12 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 2 to 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Dominant period 4 to 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Sunday Night: ESE wind 9 to 12 kt. Isolated showers. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 4 to 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Monday: SE wind 5 to 11 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 4 to 5 seconds. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Monday Night: E wind around 6 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Tuesday: E wind 5 to 8 kt. A slight chance of showers. Seas around 1 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth becoming a light chop.

Tuesday Night: E wind around 9 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Wednesday: SE wind around 6 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Intracoastal waters smooth.

Wednesday Night: SE wind 7 to 9 kt. Clear. Seas around 3 ft with occasional seas up to 4 ft. Intracoastal waters a light chop.

Marine Point Forecast: 25.38°N 80.08°W
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Popular artificial reefs near Santa Rita Reef

Scott Masonchaite
Depth: 240 ft. (73.15 m)
Distance: 1.63 miles (1.42 nautical)
Location: 25.384767° -80.1183°
Heading: W (264°)
Dade County

Belcher Barge
Depth: 120 ft. (36.58 m)
Distance: 2.42 miles (2.10 nautical)
Location: 25.412917° -80.1191°
Heading: NW (315°)
Dade County

Depth: 125 ft. (38.10 m)
Distance: 2.51 miles (2.18 nautical)
Location: 25.416333° -80.11675°
Heading: NW (321°)
Dade County

Jet Fighters
Depth: 80 ft. (24.38 m)
Distance: 2.56 miles (2.23 nautical)
Location: 25.3675° -80.126933°
Heading: WSW (239°)
Dade County

Berry Patch
Depth: 150 ft. (45.72 m)
Distance: 2.69 miles (2.34 nautical)
Location: 25.368883° -80.130217°
Heading: WSW (243°)
Dade County

Hugos April Fool
Depth: 145 ft. (44.20 m)
Distance: 2.76 miles (2.40 nautical)
Location: 25.367117° -80.130383°
Heading: WSW (241°)
Dade County

Doc De Milly
Depth: 140 ft. (42.67 m)
Distance: 2.79 miles (2.43 nautical)
Location: 25.367717° -80.13135°
Heading: WSW (243°)
Dade County

Alva Chapman Reef
Depth: 220 ft. (67.06 m)
Distance: 7.42 miles (6.44 nautical)
Location: 25.29445° -80.151667°
Heading: SSW (212°)
Monroe County

Sir Scott
Depth: 220 ft. (67.06 m)
Distance: 9.84 miles (8.54 nautical)
Location: 25.529817° -80.087383°
Heading: N (2°)
Dade County

Pioneer One
Depth: 215 ft. (65.53 m)
Distance: 9.99 miles (8.68 nautical)
Location: 25.531983° -80.0839°
Heading: N (3°)
Dade County


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(Longitude W80° 5', Latitude N25° 23')
Saturday, February 24, 2018 Universal Time - 5h
Begin civil twilight06:25
Sun Overhead12:33
End civil twilight18:43
Moon Overhead19:55
Moonset02:51 on following day
Closest Primary Moon Phase: First Quarter on February 23, 2018 at 03:09
Phase of the Moon on February 24, 2018: Waxing Gibbous with 65% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.

Sun & Moon Data : U.S. Naval Observatory

Tide Predictions near Santa Rita Reef

Billys Point south of Elliott Key Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 7.59 miles (6.59 nautical)
Location: 25.415° -80.21° WNW (284°)

Elliott Key Harbor Elliott Key Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 7.94 miles (6.90 nautical)
Location: 25.4533° -80.1967° NW (304°)

Sea Grape Point Elliott Key Florida
Distance: 8.24 miles (7.16 nautical)
Location: 25.4767° -80.18° NW (318°)

Christmas Point Elliott Key Florida
Distance: 8.60 miles (7.47 nautical)
Location: 25.3917° -80.23° W (273°)

Coon Point Elliott Key Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 8.75 miles (7.59 nautical)
Location: 25.4783° -80.19° NW (315°)

Adams Key south end Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 8.82 miles (7.66 nautical)
Location: 25.3967° -80.2333° W (275°)

Sands Key northwest point Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 10.09 miles (8.76 nautical)
Location: 25.505° -80.1883° NW (323°)

Totten Key west side Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 10.28 miles (8.93 nautical)
Location: 25.3783° -80.2567° W (268°)

Boca Chita Key Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 10.76 miles (9.34 nautical)
Location: 25.5233° -80.1767° NNW (330°)

Ragged Keys Biscayne Bay Florida
Distance: 11.22 miles (9.75 nautical)
Location: 25.5333° -80.1717° NNW (333°)

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