Favàritx Lighthouse

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Favàritx Lighthouse
Cape Favàritx
Faro de favarix.jpg
LocationCap de Favàritx, Menorca
Coordinates39°59′50″N 4°16′01″E / 39.997190°N 4.266968°E / 39.997190; 4.266968Coordinates: 39°59′50″N 4°16′01″E / 39.997190°N 4.266968°E / 39.997190; 4.266968
Tower
Constructed1916
Constructionconcrete
Height28 metres (92 ft)
Shapecylindrical tower
Markingsblack and white spiral bands
OperatorComisión de faros[1]
Light
Focal height47 metres (154 ft)
Range21 nautical miles (39 km; 24 mi)
CharacteristicFl (3) W 15s.
Spain no.ES-35900

The Favàritx Lighthouse is an active lighthouse on the Spanish island of Menorca.[2][1][3][4]

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  1. ^ a b Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Spain: Balearic Islands". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
  2. ^ "The Favàritx Lighthouse". Balearic Lighthouses. Port Authority of Balearic Islands. Archived from the original on 9 October 2014. Retrieved 20 September 2014.
  3. ^ "Menorcas Shining Lights". Museums & Lighthouses. Menorca-live.com. Archived from the original on 26 April 2016. Retrieved 20 September 2014.
  4. ^ "The Lighthouses of Menorca". Discovering Menorca. descobreixmenorca.com. Archived from the original on 14 September 2014. Retrieved 20 September 2014.

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