The wreck is lying at 32 meters depth, you have to closely monitor your gauges as to bottom time and your air consumption. It is not possible to penetrate the wreck but you may enjoy the exterior and the bounty of fishes residence in the wreck.
Today the remaining of the USS Lanikai lies scattered at a depth of approximately 34 - 36 meters. Some parts of the structure still remain yet most of it has been claimed by the sea. The site accommodates a wide variety of marine life, but due the depth its rarely visited by the local diving community