Baía de Santa Marta
|Baia de Santa Marta|
|Native name||Baía das Luciras|
|Ocean/sea sources||Atlantic Ocean|
|Max. length||2 km (1.2 mi)|
|Max. width||4.5 km (2.8 mi)|
|Location||Baía de Santa Marta, Angola|
|Year first constructed||~1930s|
|Tower shape||hexagonal tower with balcony and light|
|Markings / pattern||white tower|
|Tower height||14 metres (46 ft)|
|Focal height||48 metres (157 ft)|
|Range||12 nautical miles (22 km; 14 mi)|
|Characteristic||Fl (2) W 6s.|
|Managing agent||Instituto Marítimo e Portuário de Angola|
The Baia de Santa Marta is a bay of the Atlantic Ocean located in a small stretch of the Angolan coast where the shore turns sharply east for about 10 km and then north again. The bay is facing northwest and the small town of Lucira is located on its shores. The northern headland is Ponta da Bissonga and the eastern one Ponta Branca.
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- "Angola". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 9 May 2017.
- "Baia de Santa Marta". Mapcarta. Retrieved 12 October 2016.
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