Dry Tortugas (Loggerhead Key)


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Source of Image: Frans La Poutre (The Netherlands)
Date of Image: Circa 2000

 

International Designation Number:

J3060

 

Navigation:
Latitude 24 37 59" N
Longitude 82 55 14" W
Body of water Gulf of Mexico.

 

Construction:
Date of Establishment: 1858
Date Light First Lit: 1858
Designer George G. Meade.
Is structure still operating? Yes. Automated 1988.
Characteristic White flash every 20sec.