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Green Banana Sink

Picture of Green Bananas

Could these be from the floating case of Green Bananas that gave the sink its name?

LOCATION: (lat. 28°00'00.0" N., long. 82°00'00.0" W.)

The sink is located in the Gulf of Mexico, 43 miles West of Sarasota, FL.


Green Banana is a completely submerged sink, it's opening begins at a depth of 150' and is over 100' across. An exploration project took place back in 1998 to find the bottom. Depth to the mound is 395'and the max depth reported was 435'

Click here for an article on the exploration of Green Banana

Click here for a map of Green Banana