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The Cape du Couedic Waverider lies about 88.6 km (47.8 nautical miles) off the coast of South Australia in the Southern Ocean (show South Australia on map).
A waverider is a device deployed at sea for wave height measurement. It is typically a bouy which floats on the surface of the water and is anchored to the sea bed.They can provide a focal point for the aggregation of certain pelagic fish species in the warmer months. In particular, Dolphinfish or Mahi Mahi (Coryphaena hippurus) are particularly well known as being attracted to them and to fish attracting devices (FADs).
In the near vicinity of the Cape du Couedic Waverider the water depth ranges from about 83.1 to 77.9 metres deep (about 42.6 to 45.5 fathoms / 256 to 273 feet).
The nearest Australian towns, villages or cities to the Cape du Couedic Waverider are the village of Warooka (show me), the village of Yorketown (show me) and the town of Kingscote (show me).
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