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North Island / East Cape lighthouse

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In many New Zealand photos, the ultra violet is so strong that you have to reduce the blue level a lot to get a realistic colour balance. This light is 154m above sea level and has a range of 25 miles.
Author of the photo: Graham And Dairne

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Album name:mitko / New Zealand
Rating (1 votes):55555(Show details)
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1900 (relocated to this site in 1922)
Height of the tower, m:14 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:150
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Flashing, period 10s, 140-146 white, 146-153 no light, 153-26 white, 26-140 no light
Range, nm:19 nm
Any other comments:Obscured by East I. Reserve light 19M
Coordinates (in any format):37 41.3599 S 178 32.8876 E
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Date added:Mar 18, 2016
DateTime Original:2011:03:04 15:25:06
IPTC Keywords:NZ Country New Zealand Sailing Lighthouses and Buoys Style Landscapes
Keywords:North Island ; New Zealand ; Pacific ocean
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