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Name: Gerogompos Light   Map it!

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Also known as: Akra Yerogompos Light

Nearest Town or City:
Havriata, , Greece

Location: Western tip of Kefallonia, Ionian Islands.

Managing Organization:
Hydrographic Office of the Hellenic Navy

The original lighthouse here was destroyed during World War II. The station was rebuilt using the original plans.

Tower Height: 42

Height of Focal Plane: 190

Characteristic and Range: Two long white flashes every 15 seconds; range 24 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White cylindrical tower attached to dwelling; lantern roof is gray.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1907

Date Present Tower Built: 1947

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

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