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Eagle Harbor Light

Location: W end of harbor / Lake Superior near Eagle Harbor, MI

About Eagle Harbor Light

The location of the light is W end of harbor / Lake Superior. The nearest city is Eagle Harbor, MI. The station was first established in 1851. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1871.

The lighthouse is a white octagonal tower on red dwelling.

The tower has alternating white and red lights at a focal plane height of 60 ft above mean high water. The light has a nominal range of 23 nautical miles. The tower height is 18 ft. The light has a period of 20 seconds.

Open to the Public?: Yes    Active?: Yes

Identification number: 7-15195 (U.S.)

Obscured 150 to 330.

An 'alternating' light is a light showing different colors as it rotates. So in the 20 second period, the light alternates between white and red every 10 seconds.

Today's Conditions on Site

Astronomical Info.

Astronomical Dawn: 6:46 am
Sunrise: 8:35 am
Sunset: 5:32 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 7:21 pm

Local Marine Forecast.

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories 

Additional Conditions.

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