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Michipicoten Harbor Light

 
Location: Perkwakwia Point at the entrance to Michepicoten Harbour near Wawa, ON

About Michipicoten Harbor Light

The location of the light is Perkwakwia Point at the entrance to Michepicoten Harbour. The nearest city is Wawa, ON.

The lighthouse is a skeleton tower.

The tower has a flashing white light at a focal plane height of 88 ft above mean high water. The light has a nominal range of 18 nautical miles. The light has a period of 30 seconds.

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

Identification number: 7-16855 (U.S.)

Seasonal. HORN: 2 blasts ev 60s (3s bl). Horn points 210. Operates by keying mike 5 times on VHF-FM Ch. 19. Emergency light.

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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Astronomical Info.

Astronomical Dawn: 6:31 am
Sunrise: 8:21 am
Sunset: 5:22 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 7:12 pm

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