Deepest dive on scuba [Ocean | Men]

Last updated: December 13, 2017 at 16:30 pm

332.35 m (1,090 ft) – Ahmed Gabr (Egypt), Dahab, Egypt, September 18, 2014. Time to descend to 335 m (1,100 ft) was 14 minutes but the actual depth was adjusted to 332.35 m (1,090 ft) due to a bend in the line caused by current. Time to ascend was 13 hours 36 minutes, including 7 hours from 27 m (89 ft) to the surface, for a total duration of 13 hours 50 minutes. The planned depth was actually 350 m (1,148 ft) but Gabr stopped at 335 m due to the effects of high-pressure nervous syndrome (HPNS). The dive, which began at 10:30 am on September 18, 2014, and ended at 12:20 am on September 19, required 92 tanks filled with various breathing gases including air and different mixes of nitrogen, oxygen and helium (Trimix).

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Jeffrey Gallant

Jeffrey Gallant is the Editor-in-Chief and Records Keeper of the Diving Almanac & Book of Records. He is also a contributing editor of DIVER Magazine, and the scientific director of the Greenland Shark and Elasmobranch Education and Research Group (GEERG). Jeffrey started diving in 1982.

By | 2017-12-13T16:30:43+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Records, Scuba Diving|

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