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The Needles lighthouse from the NE, about 3NM off.

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Album name:EverOptimistic / England
Rating (1 votes):55555(Show details)
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1859, Circular Granite Tower. R Band, gallery and R light.
Height of the tower, m:31 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:24
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Group occulting, period 20s, 2 flashes, flash 2s, eclipse 2s, 272-300 red, 300-83 white, 83-212 red unintens, 212-217 white, 217-224 greeen, 224-272 no light
Range, nm:white 17 nm, red 14 nm, red unintens 13 nm, green 14 nm
Any other comments:Horn(2)30s; Shown 24 hours
Coordinates (in any format):50 39.7N 1 35.4W
Displayed:143 times
Date added:Aug 12, 2012
DateTime Original:2012:07:28 08:46:30
IPTC Copyright:David Emsley
IPTC Keywords:Lighthouse Sailing The Needles
Keywords:Isle of Wight ; England ; English channel ; United Kingdom
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