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Cape dOr Lighthouse

Location: near Diligent River, NS

About Cape dOr Lighthouse


The nearest city is Diligent River, NS. The station was first established in 1922. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1965.

The tower has a flashing white light at a focal plane height of 79 ft above mean high water. The light has a period of 7.5 seconds.

Open to the Public?: Grounds Only    Active?: Yes

The Fundy tides roar past this lighthouse.

A 'flashing' light is a light in which the total duration of light in a period is shorter than the total duration of darkness and the appearances of light (flashes) are usually of equal duration. So in the 7.5 second period, the light is on for less than 3.75 then off for more than 3.75.

Today's Conditions on Site

Astronomical Info.

Astronomical Dawn: 6:10 am
Sunrise: 7:54 am
Sunset: 5:06 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 6:50 pm

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