new lighthouse Arkona

New lighthouse of Cape Arkona in November 2001. The old lighthouse stands only some metres behind the new one. The picture below shows the new lighthouse from the bearing tower.

new lighthouse Arkona

The new lighthouse in February 2007. The new yellow brick tower (build at an octagonal foundation of granite) was painted with red and black bands from 1980 to 1992.

new lighthouse Arkona
(lighthouse, works since 1902 - from 1978 automated, height of building 35 m, height of fire 75 m, range of light 22.5 sm, characteristic [Fl (3) W 17s] three flashes every 17 seconds, int. No.: C 2592)
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section of a nautical chart
coordinates (GPS): 5440'46.8''N - 1325'58.0''E
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