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Gran Canaria / Lighthouse Punta del Castillete

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square cylindrical tower with three galleries but no lantern, mounted on a 2-story square base; access to the galleries is by an external stairway that winds around the tower. The lighthouse was painted with blue and white horizontal bands in 2014. Located atop a steep hill just northwest of Puerto de Mogán; accessible by by a stiff climb from the marina. Site open, tower closed. ARLHS CAI-006; ES-12607; Admiralty D2815.94; NGA 24023.7.

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Album name:JUERSC / Non-continental Spain
Rating (2 votes):44444(Show details)
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):active
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1996
Height of the tower, m:20 m Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:114 m
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):white flash every 5 s, flash 1s, eclipse 4s
Range, nm:17
Coordinates (in any format):27.819347, -15.768479
Displayed:167 times
Date added:Jul 25, 2016
DateTime Original:2016:07:22 14:02:51
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Keywords:Spain ; Gran Canaria ; Puerto de Mogan ; Atlantic ocean
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