Cape Caxine

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Cape Caxine Lighthouse
Phare Cap Caxine 1.JPG
Cape Caxine Lighthouse
Cape Caxine is located in Algeria
Cape Caxine
LocationCape Caxine
Coordinates36°48′46.34″N 2°57′14.83″E / 36.8128722°N 2.9541194°E / 36.8128722; 2.9541194
Year first constructed1868[1]
Constructionmasonry tower
Tower shapequadrangular tower with balcony and lantern atop a 2-storey keeper’s house
Markings / patternwhite tower, blue lantern
Tower height33 metres (108 ft)[1]
Focal height68.4 metres (224 ft)[1]
Range29 nautical miles (54 km; 33 mi)[1]
CharacteristicFl W 5s.[2]
Admiralty numberE6621
NGA number22424
ARLHS numberALG-008[3]
Managing agentOffice Nationale de Signalisation Maritime

Cape Caxine is a cape located in Algeria.[4]

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  1. ^ a b c d "Cap Caxine". Office Nationale de Signalisation Maritime. Ministere des Travaux Publics. Retrieved 28 April 2017.
  2. ^ List of Lights, Pub. 113: The West Coasts of Europe and Africa, the Mediterranean Sea, Black Sea and Azovskoye More (Sea of Azov) (PDF). List of Lights. United States National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. 2015.
  3. ^ "Western Algeria". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 28 April 2017.
  4. ^ "Cap Caxine, Algeria Map". Mapcarta. Retrieved 18 June 2010.

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Coordinates: 36°48′47″N 2°57′09″E / 36.81306°N 2.95250°E / 36.81306; 2.95250