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Jupiter Inlet Light

Location: Loxahatchee & Indian River near Jupiter, FL

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There are no active watches, warnings or advisories 

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About Jupiter Inlet Light


The location of the light is Loxahatchee & Indian River. The nearest city is Jupiter, FL. The station was first established in 1860. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1860.

The lighthouse is a red brick tower.

The tower has a flashing white light at a focal plane height of 146 ft above mean high water. The light has a nominal range of 25 nautical miles. The tower height is 108 ft. The light has a period of 30 seconds.

Open to the Public?: Yes    Active?: Yes

Identification number: 725 (U.S.)

Obscured from 231 to 234 when within 5.5 miles.

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 30 second period, the light is on for less than 15 then off for more than 15.

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