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Huron Harbor Light

Location: Lake Erie near Huron, OH

About Huron Harbor Light

The location of the light is Lake Erie. The nearest city is Huron, OH. The station was first established in 1835. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1936.

The lighthouse is a square pyramidal tower.

The tower has an isophase red light at a focal plane height of 80 ft above mean high water. The light has a nominal range of 12 nautical miles. The tower height is 80 ft. The light has a period of 6 seconds.

Open to the Public?: No    Active?: Yes

Identification number: 7-4475 (U.S.)

HORN: 2 blasts ev 30s (2s bl-2s si-2s bl-24s si). Operates by keying microphone five times on VHF-FM Ch. 83A

An 'isophase' light is a light in which all durations of light and darkness are equal. So in the 6 second period, the light is on for 3 then off for 3.

Today's Conditions on Site

Astronomical Info.

Astronomical Dawn: 6:15 am
Sunrise: 7:52 am
Sunset: 5:32 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 7:09 pm

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