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Name: Ponta da Marca Light   Map it!

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Nearest Town or City:
São Martinho dos Tigres, , Angola

Location: Northern tip of Baía dos Tigres Island; Namibe Province.

Tower Height: 42

Height of Focal Plane: 49

Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 11 seconds, visible for 18 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White conical tower on piles.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
White hexagonal framework tower with black bands, focal plane height of 53 feet.

Date Established: 1920s?

Date Present Tower Built: ?

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

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