SS Santa Leonor

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Ship built as transport for the U.S. Navy and configured for 575 crew and 1740 passengers. Her military career took place in the Pacific carrying troops and wounded. At the time of the accident she was travelling from Rio de Janeiro to Vancouver (Canada), under the command of Captain Donald Johnson and governed by the Chilean pilot Ernest Ruiz Muñoz. She hit a reef at SW of Isabel Island, then drifted to Adelaide island where she laid on the starboard side. Shipwreck attributed to a navigational error. More information on

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Comments (113)

---=XEON=--- on January 6, 2013

Thanks you Oberto very much

sistuccio on January 7, 2013

Excellent picture and beautiful place!!!LIKE.Many thanks for yours Congratulations!!Ciao,Dino

---=XEON=--- on January 8, 2013

And you too many thanks sistuccio

Ijaz Ahmad Mughal on January 8, 2013

Amazing colours and light! Like...Best greetings from Ijaz Ahmad

Vanni Lazzari on January 8, 2013

Molto bella, like. Saluti Vanni

---=XEON=--- on January 9, 2013

Thanks you ijaz ahmad mughal اع… and Vanni Lazzari - VL E… very much

Mircea_RAICU on January 9, 2013


---=XEON=--- on January 10, 2013

Thanks you Mircea_RAICU very much

Ilie Olar on January 12, 2013

Nice photo to an interesting event! 5-30 YSL! Greetings from Romania, Ilie

Very nice shot, excellent image! VOTED & YS & Like! Best regards. Nikos

---=XEON=--- on January 12, 2013

Thanks you Ilie Olar and varkos very much

Bassam Jayousi on January 14, 2013

Magnificent scenery Like

Best wishes, Bassam

---=XEON=--- on January 14, 2013

Thanks you Bassam very much again

Hadi Natureboy (Saba… on January 14, 2013

Beautiful colorful shot.

I really like it.

Andrzej on January 14, 2013

Very nice photo L

Merz_René on January 14, 2013

Fantastic impression: YSL

Kind regards, René

k. -pictures on January 15, 2013

L I K E ! ! !

Greetings from Germany | Grüße aus Hessen

k. -pictures

---=XEON=--- on January 15, 2013

Thanks you all LotusOu, Sababoy, Andrzej49, MerzRené and k. -pictures very much

Garzer on January 17, 2013

A wonderful capture!Like! Greetings, Klaus

---=XEON=--- on January 18, 2013

Thanks you Garzer very much

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on December 22, 2012
  • Attribution
    by ---=XEON=---
    • Camera: EX-H20G
    • Taken on 2012/09/29 14:32:46
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 30.10mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.800
    • ISO Speed: ISO80