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Vixen Wreck Reef Latitude: 26.5473 Longitude: -82.41322



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Lee County, Florida



26.5473° -82.41322°
26° 32' 50" N 82° 24' 48" W
26° 32.83 N 82° 24.8 W

Depth: 60' Relief: 20'
Date Reef Deployed: 2/1/97
Reef Materials: Ship Wood 57' Concrete
Reef Description: 57 Foot Long X 14 Foot Wide Wood Vessel Called Vixen
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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Vixen Wreck Reef Latitude: 26.5473 Longitude: -82.41322
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Marine Forecast for Vixen Wreck Reef as requested 18:15:58, Mar 17
NWS Forecast for: 12NM W Captiva FL
Gulf of Mexico

Issued by: National Weather Service Tampa Bay, FL
Last Update: 2:11 pm CDT Mar 17, 2018

Tonight: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.

Sunday: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.

Sunday Night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.

Monday: S wind 6 to 9 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.

Monday Night: SSW wind 9 to 12 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

Tuesday: SSW wind 12 to 18 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Tuesday Night: WSW wind around 17 kt becoming NW after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 kt. A slight chance of showers. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

Wednesday: NW wind around 17 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. Sunny. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

Wednesday Night: NNW wind 13 to 17 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

Marine Point Forecast: 26.54°N 82.43°W
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

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Popular artificial reefs near Vixen Wreck Reef

Shirley D Shrimp Boat
Depth: 60 ft. (18.29 m)
Distance: 0.12 miles (0.11 nautical)
Location: 26.548983° -82.413933°
Heading: N (356°)
Lee County

Shermans Reef Barge
Depth: 60 ft. (18.29 m)
Distance: 0.15 miles (0.13 nautical)
Location: 26.54795° -82.415517°
Heading: NNW (331°)
Lee County

Wildmans Reef
Depth: 36 ft. (10.97 m)
Distance: 8.21 miles (7.13 nautical)
Location: 26.519617° -82.2841°
Heading: SE (138°)
Lee County

Paces Place Barge Reef
Depth: 34 ft. (10.36 m)
Distance: 8.30 miles (7.21 nautical)
Location: 26.519483° -82.282533°
Heading: SE (138°)
Lee County

Depth: 57 ft. (17.37 m)
Distance: 9.07 miles (7.87 nautical)
Location: 26.41605° -82.411983°
Heading: S (180°)
Lee County

Arc Reef
Depth: 60 ft. (18.29 m)
Distance: 9.14 miles (7.93 nautical)
Location: 26.415083° -82.411517°
Heading: S (180°)
Lee County

Power Pole Reef
Depth: 45 ft. (13.72 m)
Distance: 9.65 miles (8.38 nautical)
Location: 26.682617° -82.3745°
Heading: N (0°)
Lee County

Helens Barges
Depth: 30 ft. (9.14 m)
Distance: 9.81 miles (8.52 nautical)
Location: 26.632217° -82.286017°
Heading: N (6°)
Lee County

Redfish Pass Reef 2
Depth: 24 ft. (7.32 m)
Distance: 10.56 miles (9.17 nautical)
Location: 26.558317° -82.2428°
Heading: ENE (62°)
Lee County

Blandas Reef
Depth: 45 ft. (13.72 m)
Distance: 10.59 miles (9.19 nautical)
Location: 26.41975° -82.318333°
Heading: SSE (168°)
Lee County


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(Longitude W82° 24', Latitude N26° 32')
Saturday, March 17, 2018 Universal Time - 4h
Begin civil twilight07:14
Sun Overhead13:38
End civil twilight20:03
Moon Overhead13:52
Phase of the Moon on March 17, 2018: New Moon at 09:12

Sun & Moon Data : U.S. Naval Observatory

Tide Predictions near Vixen Wreck Reef

Redfish Pass Captiva Island (north end) Florida
Distance: 13.18 miles (11.44 nautical)
Location: 26.55° -82.2° E (79°)

Captiva Island Pine Island Sound Florida
Distance: 14.37 miles (12.48 nautical)
Location: 26.5167° -82.1833° ESE (121°)

Captiva Island (outside) Florida
Distance: 14.89 miles (12.93 nautical)
Location: 26.4833° -82.1833° SE (139°)

Port Boca Grande Charlotte Harbor Florida
Distance: 15.45 miles (13.41 nautical)
Location: 26.7167° -82.25° N (1°)

Pineland Pine Island Florida
Distance: 18.23 miles (15.83 nautical)
Location: 26.6667° -82.15° N (5°)

Galt Island Pine Island Sound Florida
Distance: 19.48 miles (16.91 nautical)
Location: 26.5167° -82.1° ESE (111°)

Tropical Homesites Landing Pine Island Florida
Distance: 20.39 miles (17.71 nautical)
Location: 26.55° -82.0833° ENE (78°)

St James City Pine Island Florida
Distance: 20.66 miles (17.94 nautical)
Location: 26.5° -82.0833° ESE (119°)

Placida Gasparilla Sound Florida
Distance: 21.73 miles (18.87 nautical)
Location: 26.8333° -82.2667° N (4°)

Matlacha Pass (bascule bridge) Florida
Distance: 22.22 miles (19.29 nautical)
Location: 26.6333° -82.0667° NNE (15°)

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