Cape Hatteras

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Source of Image: Karl Agre (USA)
Date of Image: February 4th, 2008


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Latitude 35 15 02" N
Longitude 75 31 44" W
Body of water Atlantic Ocean.


Date of Establishment: 1st, 1803. Current, 1870.
Date Light First Lit: 1870, Current Tower.
Designer Dexter Stetson.
Is structure still operating? Yes. Reactivated (Inactive 1936-1950). Automated 1950.
Characteristic White flash every 7.5sec.


Site open all year, visitor center open daily (free), tower open daily Easter through Columbus Day.