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Name: Piram Island Light   Map it!

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Nearest Town or City:
Ghogha, , India

Location: About 4 miles offshore, west side of Gulf of Khambhat, northwest coast of India.

Managing Organization:
Department of Lighthouses and Lightships

Tower Height: 90

Height of Focal Plane: 150

Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 10 seconds; range 27 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: Cylindrical tower with black and white bands, on two-story conical base.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
1851: Light on mast; focal plane height 66 feet.

Date Established: 1851

Date Present Tower Built: 1865

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.

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