Green Island (2013) | Diving the North Coast

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Yi Xian Tian, Green Island -- Juvenile emperor angelfish. This individual is an adolescent, as clearly seen by the change in color of it markings. The juvenile fish has white concentric rings on blue/black background, while the adult shows blue lines on a yellow background.<br />
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The Chinese name of this dive site literally means 'One Line Sky' in reference to the narrow crack in the rocks through which the bright ocean surface can be seen. Divers jokingly refer to it as 'the heavenly crack'!