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Name: Kaohsiung Light   Map it!

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Also known as: Cihou (Chihou, Qihou) Light

Also known as: Cijin Light

Nearest Town or City:
Kaohsiung, , Taiwan

Location: North end of Cijin Island, entrance to harbor at Kaohsiung, SW coast of Taiwan.

Managing Organization:
Directorate General of Customs

Tower Height: 50

Height of Focal Plane: 191

Characteristic and Range: Four white flashes every 30 seconds; range 25 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White octagonal brick tower on dwelling.

This light is operational

Other Buildings?
One-story brick dwelling.

Date Established: 1883

Date Present Tower Built: 1883

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Yes.

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