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Name: Ponta de São Marcos Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
São Luís, , Brazil

Location: Baia de São Marcos, Maranhão, northern Brazil.

Managing Organization:
Brazilian Navy/Diretoria de Hidrografia e Navigação

Tower Height: 26

Height of Focal Plane: 118

Characteristic and Range: White flash every 10 seconds.

Description of Tower: White square masonry tower.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
Circa 1920s-1940s: White, octagonal masonry tower on fort.

Date Established: 1831

Date Present Tower Built: ?

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.


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