Search ||  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z 

Name: Moronas Light  

Feedback to the database manager

Nearest Town or City:
Manaus, , Brazil

Location: Near Ilha do Careiro, Amazon River, Amazonas State.

Click to enlarge: Photo   
Photo: Nancy J. Rau

There is some indication that this light may have been extinguished in 2004.

Tower Height: 52

Height of Focal Plane: 49

Characteristic and Range: Green flash every 3 seconds, visible for 5 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White, round, stepped masonry tower on a pier in the river.

This light is operational

Date Established: c. 1905

Date Present Tower Built: ?

Current Use: Active aid to navigation (?).

Open To Public? No.


to Lighthouse Digest

USLHS Marker Fund

Lighthouse Jewelry

Lighthouse Service Sweatshirt

Subscribe   Contact Us   About Us   Copyright Foghorn Publishing, 1994- 2018 Lighthouse Facts       Lighthouse History