Baía Farta

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Baía Farta
Municipality and town
Baía Farta is located in Angola
Baía Farta
Baía Farta
Location in Angola
Coordinates: 12°36′26″S 13°11′40″E / 12.60722°S 13.19444°E / -12.60722; 13.19444Coordinates: 12°36′26″S 13°11′40″E / 12.60722°S 13.19444°E / -12.60722; 13.19444
Country  Angola
Province Benguela Province
 • Total 6,744 km2 (2,604 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 109,985
 • Density 16/km2 (42/sq mi)
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
Climate BWh
Baía Farta Lighthouse
Ponta de São José
Baía Farta is located in Angola
Baía Farta
Location Baía Farta
Coordinates 12°35′49″S 13°12′01″E / 12.596833°S 13.200139°E / -12.596833; 13.200139
Year first constructed 1953
Construction concrete tower
Tower shape quadrangular tower with light atop a service building
Markings / pattern white and red horizontal band
Height 10 metres (33 ft)
Focal height 11 metres (36 ft)
Characteristic Fl G 3s.
Admiralty number D5318
ARLHS number ANO-030[1]
Managing agent Instituto Marítimo e Portuário de Angola

Baía Farta is a town and municipality in Benguela Province in Angola.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Angola". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 9 May 2017. 
  2. ^ "City councils of Angola". Statoids. Retrieved April 6, 2009.