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Lime Point Light

 
Location: Entrance San Fransisco Bay near Sausalito, CA

About Lime Point Light

The location of the light is Entrance San Fransisco Bay. The nearest city is Sausalito, CA. The station was first established in 1883. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1900.

The tower has a flashing white light at a focal plane height of 15 ft above mean high water. The light has a nominal range of 8 nautical miles. The tower height is 15 ft. The light has a period of 4 seconds.

Open to the Public?: Grounds Only    Active?: Yes

Identification number: 6-4270 (U.S.)
Identification number: G4072 (International)

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 4 second period, the light is on for less than 2 then off for more than 2.


Today's Conditions on Site

Astronomical Info.

Astronomical Dawn: 5:51 am
Sunrise: 7:22 am
Sunset: 5:21 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 6:53 pm

Local Marine Forecast.


Small Craft Advisory For Rough Bar is in effect until January 24 at 10:00AM PST by NWS
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS MORNING... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 9 PM PST WEDNESDAY... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED... The National Weather Service in San Francisco has issued a Small


Small Craft Advisory is in effect until January 24 at 9:00PM PST by NWS
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS MORNING... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 9 PM PST WEDNESDAY... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED... The National Weather Service in San Francisco has issued a Small

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