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Name: Ras Nungwi Light   Map it!

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Also known as: Hog Point Light

Nearest Town or City:
Nungwi, , Tanzania

Location: Northern tip of Zanzibar.

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Photo: Florin Chiriac

Managing Organization:
Tanzania Ports


Tower Height: 46

Height of Focal Plane: 60

Characteristic and Range: White flash every 5 seconds.

Description of Tower: White, three-stage square tower on one-story dwelling; red lantern.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1881

Date Present Tower Built: 1926

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

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