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Kilauea Point Light

Location: Kilauea Island near Amalu, HI

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About Kilauea Point Light


The location of the light is Kilauea Island. The nearest city is Amalu, HI. The station was first established in 1913. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1913. The tower height is 52 ft. The light had a period of 10 seconds.

Open to the Public?: Yes    Active?: No

Identification number: 29735 (U.S.)

The lighthouse was automated and deactivated in 1976.

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 10 second period, the light is on for less than 5 then off for more than 5.

Kilauea Point Light was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on Oct. 18, 1979, reference number 79000759.

Photo by: Frank Kovalchek
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