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Strait of Magellan / Punta Arenas / Cabezo Muelle Prat light

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The quay. Very exposed to Southerly winds, I think. It just sticks out into the Magelean Strait which is about 26km wide at this point.

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Album name:Hans de Graaf / Chile
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Height of the tower, m:15 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:18
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Flashing, 10s, flash 0.5s, eclipse 9.5s, white
Range, nm:12 nm
Any other comments:Spinning electric light. Photo cell. Column(pillar). Visually conspicuous. With banister in the upper part.
Coordinates (in any format):53 10.2330 S 70 54.3609 W
Displayed:407 times
Date added:Jul 10, 2014
DateTime Original:2012:01:28 10:36:07
IPTC Keywords:Argentina/ Chile Country Harbours and marinas Sailing
Keywords:Strait of Magellan ; Chile ;
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