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Name: Akranes Light (new)  

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Also known as: Suderflös Light

Nearest Town or City:
Akranes, , Iceland

Location: Farthest point of Skiperskagi

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Photo: Nancy J. Rau

Managing Organization:
Icelandic Maritime Administration

The 1918 lighthouse, a square concrete tower, also still stands.

Tower Height: 69

Height of Focal Plane: 79

Characteristic and Range: Two flashes every 20 seconds; white, red or green depending on direction.

Description of Tower: Gray conical concrete tower with red lantern.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1918

Date Present Tower Built: 1947

Current Use: Active aid to navigation

Open To Public? No.


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