Port State Control of Russia Far East
Cape Zhonkier was named after Ernest de Jonquières (1820-1901), a French mathematician and naval officer whose duties took him to the Far East.
Tower Height: 59
Height of Focal Plane: 259
Characteristic and Range: Long white flash every 33 seconds; range 22 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White octagonal stone tower; lantern dome is green.
This light is operational
1886: Hexagonal wooden tower on keeper's dwelling.
Date Established: 1886
Date Present Tower Built: 1897
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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