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Name: Madang Light   Map it!

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Also known as: Coast Watchers (Coastwatchers) Light

Also known as: Kalibobo Light

Nearest Town or City:
Madang, , Papua New Guinea

Location: NE coast of New Guinea, Bismarck Sea.

This lighthouse also serves as a memorial to the Coastwatchers, volunteers of the Royal Australian Navy during World War II.

Tower Height: 90

Height of Focal Plane: 92

Characteristic and Range: White flash every 15 seconds; range 32 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White octagonal concrete tower with four buttresses.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1959

Date Present Tower Built: 1959

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

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