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Grand Island Harbor Front Range Light

Location: Grand Island Harbor near Munising, MI

About Grand Island Harbor Front Range Light

The location of the light is Grand Island Harbor. The nearest city is Munising, MI. The station was first established in 1868. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1968.

The lighthouse is a white cylindrical tower.

The tower had white a focal plane height of 21 ft above mean high water. The light had a nominal range of 11 nautical miles. The tower height is 20 ft. The light had a period of 2.5 seconds.

Open to the Public?: Grounds Only    Active?: No

Identification number: 14600 (U.S.)

Also known as the Bay Furnace Range Lights.

In 1968, the front range light was demolished and replaced with a "D9" style tubular steel structure. Currently the Bay Furnace Directional Light. It has a higher intensity beam on bearing 166.

Grand Island Harbor Front Range Light is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, reference number 90000906.

Today's Conditions on Site

Astronomical Info.

Astronomical Dawn: 6:39 am
Sunrise: 8:26 am
Sunset: 5:30 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 7:17 pm

Local Marine Forecast.

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories 

Additional Conditions.

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