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McGulpin Point Light

 
Location: on McGulpin Point, approximately 3 miles west of Fort Michilimackinac near Mackinaw City, MI

Photo by: Jim Tracy
Source: USBeacons

About McGulpin Point Light

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The location of the light is on McGulpin Point, approximately 3 miles west of Fort Michilimackinac. The nearest city is Mackinaw City, MI. The station was first established in 1869. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1869. The light had a period of 4 seconds.

Open to the Public?: No    Active?: No

Identification number: 7-12651 (U.S.)

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.

Photo by: Jim Tracy
Source: USBeacons

Today's Conditions on Site

Astronomical Info.

Astronomical Dawn: 6:28 am
Sunrise: 8:13 am
Sunset: 5:29 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 7:13 pm

Local Marine Forecast.

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories 

Additional Conditions.

Photo by: Jim Tracy
Source: USBeacons
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