List of lighthouses in Brazil

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This is a list of lighthouses in Brazil. They are located along the Atlantic coastline and islands of Brazil. These are named landfall lights, or those with a range of over twenty-five nautical miles.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7]



Lighthouses[edit]

Name Image Location &
Coordinates
Year built Tower height Focal height Class of Light Range
nml
Admiralty
number
NGA
number
Abrolhos Lighthouse Farol Abrolhos.jpg Abrolhos Islands
17°57′53″S 38°41′39″W / 17.964737°S 38.694086°W / -17.964737; -38.694086
1861 22 m (72 ft) 60 m (197 ft) Fl W 6s. 51 nmi (94 km) G0306 18200
Albardão Lighthouse Image Santa Vitória do Palmar
33°12′09″S 52°42′22″W / 33.202429°S 52.706021°W / -33.202429; -52.706021
1948 44 m (144 ft) 50 m (164 ft) Fl (4) W 25s. 42 nmi (78 km) G0640 19008
Alcatrazes Lighthouse Image Ihla do Porto
24°05′44″S 45°42′11″W / 24.095627°S 45.703030°W / -24.095627; -45.703030
1912 est. 7 m (23 ft) 24 m (79 ft) Fl W 6s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0490 18624
Alcobaça Lighthouse Farolalcobaça.JPG Alcobaça, Bahia
17°31′00″S 39°11′33″W / 17.516717°S 39.192490°W / -17.516717; -39.192490
1934 est. 24 m (79 ft) 28 m (92 ft) Fl W 15s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0300 18188
Alto da Bandeira Lighthouse Image Fernando de Noronha
3°52′29″S 32°27′41″W / 3.874699°S 32.461408°W / -3.874699; -32.461408
n/a 10 m (33 ft) 203 m (666 ft) Al Fl (2) W (1) R 30s. white:28 nmi (52 km)
red: 24 nmi (44 km)
G0144 17792
Araranguá Lighthouse Morro dos Conventos, Araranguá - SC (2).jpg Araranguá
28°56′05″S 49°21′45″W / 28.934681°S 49.362582°W / -28.934681; -49.362582
1953 8 m (26 ft) 82 m (269 ft) Fl (3) W 20s. 25 nmi (46 km) G0602 18924
Araripe Lighthouse Santa Cruz Cabrália
16°08′06″S 38°57′51″W / 16.135090°S 38.964264°W / -16.135090; -38.964264
n/a 40 m (131 ft) 70 m (230 ft) L Fl W 10s. 17 nmi (31 km) G0294 18174
Arroio do Sal Lighthouse Image Arroio do Sal
29°33′25″S 49°53′22″W / 29.556842°S 49.889458°W / -29.556842; -49.889458
1993 40 m (131 ft) 42 m (138 ft) Fl (5) W 30s. 24 nmi (44 km) G0605 18930
Atafona Lighthouse Image São João da Barra
21°37′31″S 41°00′54″W / 21.625329°S 41.015098°W / -21.625329; -41.015098
2007 25 m (82 ft) 30 m (98 ft) Fl (2) W 15s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0338 18332
Bacopari Lighthouse Farol bacopari baia formosa 01.jpg Baía Formosa
6°22′28″S 34°59′31″W / 6.374523°S 34.992020°W / -6.374523; -34.992020
1919 est. 17 m (56 ft) 30 m (98 ft) Fl (2) w 10s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0184 17884
Barra Rio Grande Lighthouse Farol da barra sjn 4.jpg São José do Norte
Rio Grande do Sul
32°07′04″S 52°04′37″W / 32.117848°S 52.076830°W / -32.117848; -52.076830
1847 31 m (102 ft) 32 m (105 ft) Oc (6) W 21s. 30 nmi (56 km) G0620 18964
Barreiras do Prado Lighthouse Prado, Bahia
17°17′15″S 39°13′19″W / 17.287385°S 39.221868°W / -17.287385; -39.221868
1955 22 m (72 ft) 42 m (138 ft) Fl (2) W 12s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0299 18184
Belem Lighthouse Farol de Belem.jpg Belém
1°27′55″S 48°30′20″W / 1.465270°S 48.505487°W / -1.465270; -48.505487
2005 42 m (138 ft) 45 m (148 ft) Fl W 20s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0042.3 17599
Belmonte Lighthouse Image Belmonte, Bahia
15°51′49″S 15°51′49″W / 15.863573°S 15.863573°W / -15.863573; -15.863573
1901 34 m (112 ft) 36 m (118 ft) Fl W 6s. 21 nmi (39 km) G0292 18172
Berta Lighthouse Farol em Dunas Altas 02.JPG Palmares do Sul
30°23′59″S 50°17′23″W / 30.399740°S 50.289653°W / -30.399740; -50.289653
n/a 40 m (131 ft) 42 m (138 ft) Fl W 10s. 23 nmi (43 km) G0609 18945
Cabo Branco Lighthouse Joao Pessoa Paraiba Farol do Cabo Branco2.jpg Ponta do Seixas
7°08′55″S 34°47′48″W / 7.148689°S 34.796564°W / -7.148689; -34.796564
1972 18 m (59 ft) 46 m (151 ft) LFl W 10s. 27 nmi (50 km) G0190 17904
Cabo de Santo Agostinho Lighthouse Cabo de Santo Agostinho
8°21′05″S 34°56′51″W / 8.351513°S 34.947432°W / -8.351513; -34.947432
~1940 15 m (49 ft) 91 m (299 ft) Fl W 10s. 22 nmi (41 km) G0212 17960
Cabo de São Roque Lighthouse Image Cape São Roque
5°29′21″S 35°15′41″W / 5.489186°S 35.261420°W / -5.489186; -35.261420
1911 est. 32 m (105 ft) 50 m (164 ft) Fl (3) W 10s. 21 nmi (39 km) G0172 17852
Cabo Frio Lighthouse Focinho do Cabo Lighthouse.jpg Ilha do Cabo Frio
23°00′50″S 42°00′04″W / 23.013757°S 42.000997°W / -23.013757; -42.000997
1925 16 m (52 ft) 140 m (459 ft) Fl W 10s. 49 nmi (91 km) G0352 18360
Cabo Orange Lighthouse Oiapoque
4°25′51″N 51°32′16″W / 4.4308799°N 51.5377984°W / 4.4308799; -51.5377984
1997 48 m (157 ft) 50 m (164 ft) Fl (2) W 15s. 18 nmi (33 km) G0005 17458
Caeté Lighthouse Image Ajuruteua
0°49′02″S 46°36′52″W / 0.817302°S 46.614554°W / -0.817302; -46.614554
n/a 20 m (66 ft) 16 m (52 ft) Q (2) W 6s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0066 17664
Calcanhar Lighthouse Calcanhar Lighthouse.jpg Touros
5°09′40″S 35°29′12″W / 5.161068°S 35.486564°W / -5.161068; -35.486564
1943 62 m (203 ft) 74 m (243 ft) Fl W 10s. 38 nmi (70 km) G0164 17836
Camaçari Lighthouse Image Camaçari
12°44′31″S 38°08′57″W / 12.742060°S 38.149163°W / -12.742060; -38.149163
n/a 20 m (66 ft) 20 m (66 ft) Fl W 10s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0236.2 18018
Camocim Lighthouse Farol de Camocim.jpg Camocim
2°51′47″S 40°51′37″W / 2.863058°S 40.860279°W / -2.863058; -40.860279
1895 est. 15 m (49 ft) 20 m (66 ft) Fl (3) W 10s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0108 17748
Capão da Canoa Lighthouse Image Capão da Canoa
29°44′42″S 50°00′17″W / 29.744945°S 50.004693°W / -29.744945; -50.004693
1930 est. 24 m (79 ft) 27 m (89 ft) Fl (2) W 10s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0606 18932
Capão da Marca de Fora Lighthouse Image São José do Norte
31°30′03″S 51°11′14″W / 31.500801°S 51.187355°W / -31.500801; -51.187355
n/a 12 m (39 ft) 42 m (138 ft) Fl (3) W 10s. 17 nmi (31 km) G0613.3 18959.7
Chuí Lighthouse Farol do barra do Chui (16395621506).jpg Barra do Chuí
33°44′31″S 53°22′23″W / 33.741941°S 53.373023°W / -33.741941; -53.373023
1941 30 m (98 ft) 43 m (141 ft) Fl (2) W 35s. 46 nmi (85 km) G0644 19012
Cidreira Lighthouse Image Cidreira
30°09′30″S 50°11′56″W / 30.158446°S 50.198753°W / -30.158446; -50.198753
1933 30 m (98 ft) 33 m (108 ft) Fl W 6s. 20 nmi (37 km) G0608 18944
Comandatuba Lighthouse Image Ilha de Comandatuba
15°21′08″S 38°58′51″W / 15.352126°S 38.980869°W / -15.352126; -38.980869
1989 40 m (131 ft) 45 m (148 ft) Fl (3) W 15s. 23 nmi (43 km) G0290.5 18170
Conceição Lighthouse Image São José do Norte
31°43′49″S 51°28′55″W / 31.730164°S 51.481945°W / -31.730164; -51.481945
1929 est. 30 m (98 ft) 33 m (108 ft) Fl (2) W 10s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0616 18960
Curuçá Lighthouse Curuçá
0°33′53″S 47°45′59″W / 0.564621°S 47.766391°W / -0.564621; -47.766391
1933 est. 42 m (138 ft) 44 m (144 ft) Fl (3) W 15s. 18 nmi (33 km) G0063 17656
Espirito Santo Lighthouse Image Marajó
0°15′51″N 50°31′27″W / 0.264291°N 50.524131°W / 0.264291; -50.524131
n/a 22 m (72 ft) 24 m (79 ft) L Fl W 15s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0007.4 17496
Estreito Lighthouse São José do Norte
31°52′50″S 51°46′16″W / 31.880487°S 51.770990°W / -31.880487; -51.770990
n/a 40 m (131 ft) 42 m (138 ft) L Fl W 15s. 17 nmi (31 km) G0618 18962
Garcia D'Avila Lighthouse Image Mata de São João
12°34′39″S 38°00′06″W / 12.577451°S 38.001573°W / -12.577451; -38.001573
1971 25 m (82 ft) 28 m (92 ft) Fl (2) W 12s. 21 nmi (39 km) G0236 18016.
Guaxindiba Lighthouse Image São Francisco de Itabapoana
21°27′56″S 41°02′34″W / 21.465435°S 41.042879°W / -21.465435; -41.042879
2003 20 m (66 ft) 23 m (75 ft) Fl (2) W 10s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0336 18331
Icapara Lighthouse Image Iguape
24°40′59″S 47°27′12″W / 24.683183°S 47.453392°W / -24.683183; -47.453392
1991 10 m (33 ft) 73 m (240 ft) L Fl W 15s. 19 nmi (35 km) G0513.5 18702
Ilha Caiobá Lighthouse Image Matinhos
25°51′10″S 48°32′09″W / 25.852821°S 48.535744°W / -25.852821; -48.535744
n/a 9 m (30 ft) 27 m (89 ft) Fl W 5s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0538 18756
Ilha Camaleões Lighthouse Ilha Camaleões
0°09′10″S 48°54′39″W / 0.152688°S 48.910767°W / -0.152688; -48.910767
n/a 35 m (115 ft) 37 m (121 ft) L Fl W 15s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0011.5 17534
Ilha da Moela Lighthouse Image Ilha da Moela
Guarujá
24°03′02″S 46°15′48″W / 24.050693°S 46.263403°W / -24.050693; -46.263403
1895 10 m (33 ft) 110 m (361 ft) Al Oc WR 60s. white: 40 nmi (74 km)
red: 39 nmi (72 km)
G0496 18636
Ilha da Paz Lighthouse Ilha da paz.jpg São Francisco do Sul
26°10′38″S 48°29′05″W / 26.177179°S 48.484820°W / -26.177179; -48.484820
1906 16 m (52 ft) 84 m (276 ft) L Fl W 20s. 26 nmi (48 km) G0540 18760
Ilha da Queimada Grande Lighthouse Ilha da Queimada Grande - Itanhaém3.jpg Ilha da Queimada Grande
24°28′47″S 46°40′33″W / 24.479636°S 46.675904°W / -24.479636; -46.675904
1909 10 m (33 ft) 83 m (272 ft) Fl W 10s. 23 nmi (43 km) G0512 18700
Ilha da Vitoria Lighthouse Ilha da Vitoria
25 mls offshore
Caraguatatuba
23°44′59″S 45°00′30″W / 23.749722°S 45.008405°W / -23.749722; -45.008405
n/a 4 m (13 ft) 101 m (331 ft) Fl W 6s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0466 18568
Ilha de Santana Lighthouse Image Ilha de Santana
2°16′14″S 43°37′26″W / 2.27043°S 43.624011°W / -2.27043; -43.624011
1964 49 m (161 ft) 57 m (187 ft) Al L Fl (2) W (1) R 51s. 31 nmi (57 km) G0092 17716
Ilha do Apeú Lighthouse Ilha do Apeú
0°54′38″S 46°11′21″W / 0.910573°S 46.189301°W / -0.910573; -46.189301
1943 41 m (135 ft) 38 m (125 ft) Fl (2) W 15s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0070 17668
Ilha do Arvoredo Lighthouse Farol do Arvoredo.jpg Ilha do Arvoredo
27°17′46″S 48°21′24″W / 27.296193°S 48.356735°W / -27.296193; -48.356735
1883 16 m (52 ft) 90 m (295 ft) Oc (2+2) W 60s. 24 nmi (44 km) G0562 18856
Ilha do Bom Abrigo Lighthouse Image Ilha do Bom Abrigo
25°07′24″S 47°51′43″W / 25.123248°S 47.861998°W / -25.123248; -47.861998
1886 16 m (52 ft) 146 m (479 ft) Al Fl (2) W (1) R 30s. white: 28 nmi (52 km)
red: 23 nmi (43 km)
G0516 18704
Ilha do Francês Lighthouse Image Ilha do Francês
2 miles offshore
Itapemirim, Espírito Santo
20°55′39″S 40°45′19″W / 20.927417°S 40.755241°W / -20.927417; -40.755241
1883 12 m (39 ft) 48 m (157 ft) L Fl W 15s. 18 nmi (33 km) G0332 18324
Ilha do Mangunca Lighthouse Ilha do Mangunca
1°36′57″S 44°39′17″W / 1.615710°S 44.654695°W / -1.615710; -44.654695
n/a 40 m (131 ft) 46 m (151 ft) Fl W 10s. 28 nmi (52 km) G0074 17676
Ilha do Medo Lighthouse São Luís, Maranhão
2°31′21″S 44°21′56″W / 2.522416°S 44.365505°W / -2.522416; -44.365505
n/a 31 m (102 ft) 60 m (197 ft) Fl (3) W 15s. 25 nmi (46 km) G0087 17696
Ilha do Pará Lighthouse Image Ilha do Pará
0°52′44″N 49°59′19″W / 0.879014°N 49.988627°W / 0.879014; -49.988627
1990s 30 m (98 ft) 33 m (108 ft) Fl (3) W 10s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0005.5 17474
Ilha Escalvada Lighthouse Farol Escalvada.jpg Ilha Escalvada
6 miles offshore
Guarapari
20°42′01″S 40°24′25″W / 20.700270°S 40.406868°W / -20.700270; -40.406868
1907 12 m (39 ft) 27 m (89 ft) Q (2) W 6s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0330 18316
Ilha Maiau Lighthouse Image Ilha Maiau
1°16′54″S 44°54′13″W / 1.281557°S 44.903524°W / -1.281557; -44.903524
1940 30 m (98 ft) 38 m (125 ft) L Fl W 10s. 20 nmi (37 km) G0072 17672
Ilha Rasa Lighthouse Farol da Ilha Rasa-01.jpg Ilha Rasa
Ipanema
23°03′50″S 43°08′45″W / 23.063916°S 43.145920°W / -23.063916; -43.145920
1829 26 m (85 ft) 101 m (331 ft) Al Fl (2) W (1) R 15s. white: 51 nmi (94 km)
red: 45 nmi (83 km)
G0360 18372
Ilha Rata Lighthouse Image Fernando de Noronha
3°48′46″S 32°23′12″W / 3.812714°S 32.386601°W / -3.812714; -32.386601
n/a 21 m (69 ft) 63 m (207 ft) Fl W 15s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0132 17788
Ilhas Maricás Lighthouse Image Maricá, Rio de Janeiro
23°00′55″S 42°55′13″W / 23.015179°S 42.920185°W / -23.015179; -42.920185
1916 est. 10 m (33 ft) 80 m (262 ft) L Fl W 15s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0358 18368
Ilhéus Lighthouse FarolMorro.jpg Ilhéus
14°48′21″S 39°01′33″W / 14.805842°S 39.025787°W / -14.805842; -39.025787
1916 est. 10 m (33 ft) 35 m (115 ft) Fl W 10s. 23 nmi (43 km) G0288 18160
Ilhota de Contas Lighthouse Farol de Contas.jpg Itacaré
14°16′21″S 38°59′12″W / 14.272543°S 38.986800°W / -14.272543; -38.986800
1929 est. 20 m (66 ft) 21 m (69 ft) Fl W 10s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0282 18156
Imbituba Lighthouse Image Imbituba
28°14′02″S 48°38′47″W / 28.233817°S 48.646447°W / -28.233817; -48.646447
1918 7 m (23 ft) 69 m (226 ft) Fl (3) W 15s. 21 nmi (39 km) G0592 18900
Itamoabo Lighthouse Image Ilha de Maré
12°47′44″S 38°32′02″W / 12.795548°S 38.533932°W / -12.795548; -38.533932
n/a 5 m (16 ft) 50 m (164 ft) Q (2) W 3s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0256 18066
Itapajé Lighthouse Itarema
2°52′17″S 39°56′39″W / 2.871267°S 39.944038°W / -2.871267; -39.944038
1909 est. 43 m (141 ft) 46 m (151 ft) Fl (2) W 15s. 20 nmi (37 km) G0114 17760
Itapemirim Lighthouse Itapemirim, Espírito Santo
21°00′07″S 40°47′10″W / 21.001820°S 40.785997°W / -21.001820; -40.785997
n/a 3 m (10 ft) 5 m (16 ft) Fl W 10s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0334 18328
Itapuã Lighthouse Farol de Itapuã `a noite.jpg Itapuã
12°57′25″S 38°21′13″W / 12.957075°S 38.353688°W / -12.957075; -38.353688
1873 est. 21 m (69 ft) 24 m (79 ft) Fl W 6s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0238 18024
Itariri Lighthouse Image Itariri
11°57′30″S 37°37′20″W / 11.958375°S 37.622223°W / -11.958375; -37.622223
n/a 30 m (98 ft) 75 m (246 ft) Fl (5) W 60s. 26 nmi (48 km) G0234.5 18013
Jericoacoara Lighthouse Image Jericoacoara
2°47′17″S 40°29′59″W / 2.788048°S 40.499615°W / -2.788048; -40.499615
1992 6 m (20 ft) 101 m (331 ft) L Fl W 10s. 19 nmi (35 km) G0110 17756
Juatinga Lighthouse Image Ponta da Juatinga
23°17′38″S 44°30′19″W / 23.293955°S 44.505332°W / -23.293955; -44.505332
n/a 8 m (26 ft) 175 m (574 ft) Fl W 10s. 17 nmi (31 km) G0458 18556
Laje da Conceiçaõ Lighthouse Laje da Conceiçaõ
7 mls offshore
Itanhaém
24°14′13″S 46°41′27″W / 24.236955°S 46.690706°W / -24.236955; -46.690706
n/a 6 m (20 ft) 34 m (112 ft) Fl (2) WR 12s. white: 16 nmi (30 km)
red: 17 nmi (31 km)
G0506 18692
Lençóis Grandes Lighthouse Santo Amaro do Maranhão
2°22′47″S 43°16′12″W / 2.379599°S 43.269924°W / -2.379599; -43.269924
n/a 42 m (138 ft) 72 m (236 ft) L Fl W 15s. 17 nmi (31 km) G0093 17718
Luís Correia Lighthouse Farol Luís Correia-01.jpg Luís Correia
2°54′05″S 41°33′21″W / 2.901299°S 41.555831°W / -2.901299; -41.555831
1917 est. 14 m (46 ft) 29 m (95 ft) Fl W 5s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0104 17740
Macaé Lighthouse Image Macaé
22°25′00″S 41°42′22″W / 22.416636°S 41.706177°W / -22.416636; -41.706177
1902 16 m (52 ft) 156 m (512 ft) Al L Fl WR 20s. white: 28 nmi (52 km)
red: 22 nmi (41 km)
G0346 18344
Maceió Lighthouse Farol de Maceió.jpg Maceió
9°39′23″S 35°43′32″W / 9.656431°S 35.725691°W / -9.656431; -35.725691
1955 26 m (85 ft) 68 m (223 ft) Al L Fl WR 20s. white: 43 nmi (80 km)
red: 36 nmi (67 km)
G0222 17976
Mangue Seco Lighthouse Image Mangue Seco
11°27′47″S 37°21′56″W / 11.462922°S 37.365599°W / -11.462922; -37.365599
1996 25 m (82 ft) 55 m (180 ft) Fl W 6s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0234.2 18012
Morro Branco Lighthouse Farol Morro Branco.jpg Beberibe
4°09′32″S 38°06′28″W / 4.158759°S 38.107879°W / -4.158759; -38.107879
n/a 25 m (82 ft) 107 m (351 ft) Fl (5) W 60s. 24 nmi (44 km) G0125.5 17802
Morro Grande Lighthouse Image Vitória, Espírito Santo
20°18′09″S 40°18′36″W / 20.302620°S 40.310050°W / -20.302620; -40.310050
n/a 12 m (39 ft) 208 m (682 ft) Iso W 2s. 20 nmi (37 km) G0322.1 18268
Morro de São Paulo Lighthouse Farol Morro de São Paulo (2) new.jpg Ilha de Tinharé
13°22′33″S 38°54′55″W / 13.375901°S 38.915414°W / -13.375901; -38.915414
1885 26 m (85 ft) 89 m (292 ft) Fl (2) W 15s. 23 nmi (43 km) G0274 18148
Morro de Taipus Lighthouse Image Maraú
13°57′22″S 38°56′34″W / 13.956191°S 38.942783°W / -13.956191; -38.942783
n/a 25 m (82 ft) 76 m (249 ft) Fl (3) W 15s. 23 nmi (43 km) G0280 18155
Mostardas Lighthouse Farol em Mostardas-RS.jpg Mostardas
31°14′53″S 50°54′26″W / 31.248081°S 50.907337°W / -31.248081; -50.907337
1940 38 m (125 ft) 39 m (128 ft) Al Oc (2) W (2) R 40s. white: 40 nmi (74 km)
red: 34 nmi (63 km)
G0614 18956
Mucuri Lighthouse Mucuri
18°03′36″S 39°32′04″W / 18.060106°S 39.534329°W / -18.060106; -39.534329
n/a 20 m (66 ft) 24 m (79 ft) Fl W 6s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0310 18210
Natal Lighthouse Farol de Natal.jpg Natal, Rio Grande do Norte
5°47′43″S 35°11′07″W / 5.795186°S 35.185307°W / -5.795186; -35.185307
1951 37 m (121 ft) 87 m (285 ft) Fl (5) W 25s. 39 nmi (72 km) G0177 17856
Nova Viçosa Lighthouse Nova Viçosa
17°53′54″S 39°22′24″W / 17.898345°S 39.373330°W / -17.898345; -39.373330 (NGA)
n/a 54.8 m (180 ft) 64 m (210 ft) L Fl W 15s. 23 nmi (43 km) G0305 18206
Olinda Lighthouse Farol de Olinda.jpg Olinda
8°00′41″S 34°50′50″W / 8.011255°S 34.847222°W / -8.011255; -34.847222
1941 42 m (138 ft) 90 m (295 ft) Fl (2) W 35s. 46 nmi (85 km) G0202 17912
Peba Lighthouse Image Piaçabuçu
10°29′25″S 36°23′12″W / 10.490188°S 36.386531°W / -10.490188; -36.386531
n/a 40 m (131 ft) 43 m (141 ft) L Fl W 15s. 17 nmi (31 km) G0227 18000
Pedra Seca Lighthouse Farol da Pedra Seca.jpg Cabedelo
6°57′23″S 34°49′22″W / 6.956301°S 34.822738°W / -6.956301; -34.822738
1873 15 m (49 ft) 16 m (52 ft) Fl (3) W 10s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0188 17892
Penedos São Pedro e São Paulo Lighthouse Arquipélago de São Pedro e São Paulo.jpg Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago
0°55′01″N 29°20′45″W / 0.916896°N 29.345911°W / 0.916896; -29.345911
1995 6 m (20 ft) 29 m (95 ft) Fl W 10s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0130 17786
Pirajuba Lighthouse Alcântara Municipality
2°12′42″S 44°24′12″W / 2.211579°S 44.403385°W / -2.211579; -44.403385
n/a 22 m (72 ft) 64 m (210 ft) Fl (3) W 15s. 21 nmi (39 km) G0078 17680
Pirarema Lighthouse Alcântara Municipality
2°20′19″S 44°21′43″W / 2.338479°S 44.362053°W / -2.338479; -44.362053
n/a 12 m (39 ft) 55 m (180 ft) Fl W 6s. 20 nmi (37 km) G0079 17695
Ponta da Armação Lighthouse Image Niterói
22°53′04″S 43°08′02″W / 22.884558°S 43.133844°W / -22.884558; -43.133844
n/a 19 m (62 ft) 21 m (69 ft) Fl W 10s. 19 nmi (35 km) G0382.25 18413
Ponta da Galheta Lighthouse Image Barra da Lagoa
27°34′33″S 48°24′59″W / 27.575857°S 48.416515°W / -27.575857; -48.416515
n/a 10 m (33 ft) 150 m (492 ft) Fl W 10s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0562.5 18857
Ponta da Praia Grande Lighthouse Praia de São Jorge
1°10′01″S 45°38′06″W / 1.166906°S 45.635106°W / -1.166906; -45.635106
~2000 45 m (148 ft) 47 m (154 ft) Fl (5) W 60s. 24 nmi (44 km) G0070.5 17670
Ponta da Tabatinga Lighthouse Image Tabatinga
6°02′42″S 35°06′45″W / 6.045123°S 35.112634°W / -6.045123; -35.112634
n/a 81 m (266 ft) 96 m (315 ft) FL (5) W 60s. 24 nmi (44 km) G0183 17882
Ponta das Almas Lighthouse Barroquinha
2°53′28″S 2°53′28″W / 2.891170°S 2.891170°W / -2.891170; -2.891170
n/a 9 m (30 ft) 28 m (92 ft) Fl W 10s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0105 17744
Ponta das Cabecudas Lighthouse Image Itajaí
26°55′35″S 48°37′21″W / 26.926252°S 48.622606°W / -26.926252; -48.622606
n/a 6 m (20 ft) 58 m (190 ft) Al Fl (2) W (1) R 30s. white:28 nmi (52 km)
red: 23 nmi (43 km)
G0552 18794
Ponta das Conchas Lighthouse Conchas Lighthousel.jpg Ilha do Mel
25°32′21″S 48°17′27″W / 25.539083°S 48.290835°W / -25.539083; -48.290835
1872 18 m (59 ft) 67 m (220 ft) Fl W 10s. 25 nmi (46 km) G0520 18724
Ponta de Castelhanos Lighthouse Farol da Ponta dos Castelhanos.jpg Ilha Grande
23°10′04″S 44°05′34″W / 23.167731°S 44.092824°W / -23.167731; -44.092824
1901 16 m (52 ft) 121 m (397 ft) Oc (3) W 10s. 27 nmi (50 km) G0408 18472
Ponta de Guaratiba Lighthouse Image Ilha Rasa da Guaratiba
23°04′53″S 43°33′45″W / 23.081374°S 43.562460°W / -23.081374; -43.562460
n/a 8 m (26 ft) 42 m (138 ft) Fl W 6s. 18 nmi (33 km) G0404 18460
Ponta de Mucuripe Lighthouse Farol antigo de Fortaleza.jpg
Old lighthouse
Fortaleza
3°43′34″S 38°28′18″W / 3.726206°S 38.471623°W / -3.726206; -38.471623
1958 22 m (72 ft) 85 m (279 ft) Fl (2) W 10s. 43 nmi (80 km) G0122 17768
Ponta de São Marcos Lighthouse Image São Luís
2°29′19″S 44°18′07″W / 2.488500°S 44.302064°W / -2.488500; -44.302064
1829 est. 18 m (59 ft) 36 m (118 ft) Fl W 10s. 23 nmi (43 km) G0084 17688
Ponta do Aracagi Lighthouse Farol de Araçagy.jpg Raposa
2°27′02″S 44°08′54″W / 2.450519°S 44.148452°W / -2.450519; -44.148452
1957 40 m (131 ft) 91 m (299 ft) Fl (4) W 10s. 33 nmi (61 km) G0090 17712
Ponta do Boi Lighthouse Image Ilhabela
23°58′01″S 45°15′06″W / 23.966895°S 45.251632°W / -23.966895; -45.251632
1900 17 m (56 ft) 70 m (230 ft) L Fl W 10s. 22 nmi (41 km) G0484 18616
Ponta do Mel Lighthouse Farol Ponta do Mel 2.jpg Areia Branca
4°57′40″S 36°52′36″W / 4.961172°S 36.876710°W / -4.961172; -36.876710
1898 14 m (46 ft) 106 m (348 ft) L Fl W 30s. 41 nmi (76 km) G0154 17816
Ponta do Retiro Lighthouse Image Ponta do Retiro
21°21′05″S 40°57′52″W / 21.351421°S 40.964453°W / -21.351421; -40.964453
n/a 30 m (98 ft) 40 m (131 ft) Fl (3) W 15s. 23 nmi (43 km) G0335.5 18330.5
Ponta do Varrido Lighthouse Penha, Santa Catarina
26°47′05″S 48°35′09″W / 26.784712°S 48.585838°W / -26.784712; -48.585838
n/a 10 m (33 ft) 50 m (164 ft) Fl W 6s. 18 nmi (33 km) G0551 18784
Ponta dos Cajuais Lighthouse Image Icapuí
4°42′14″S 37°22′13″W / 4.703773°S 37.370229°W / -4.703773; -37.370229
n/a 14 m (46 ft) 64 m (210 ft) Fl (3) W 15s. 19 nmi (35 km) G0148 17808
Ponta dos Naufragados Lighthouse Image Ilha de Santa Catarina
27°50′09″S 48°34′11″W / 27.835726°S 48.569692°W / -27.835726; -48.569692
1861 10 m (33 ft) 43 m (141 ft) Fl (2) W 15s. 18 nmi (33 km) G0584 18888
Ponta Grossa Lighthouse Ilhabela
23°46′38″S 45°13′52″W / 23.777086°S 45.231168°W / -23.777086; -45.231168
n/a 10 m (33 ft) 60 m (197 ft) L Fl W 15s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0468 18571
Ponta Marapanim Lighthouse Image Ilha do Algodoal
0°34′49″S 47°35′05″W / 0.580321°S 47.584845°W / -0.580321; -47.584845
1952 32 m (105 ft) 34 m (112 ft) Fl (2) W 10s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0063 17656
Ponta Maria Teresa Lighthouse Vigia
0°46′39″S 48°09′05″W / 0.777478°S 48.151431°W / -0.777478; -48.151431
n/a 40 m (131 ft) 42 m (138 ft) Fl W 6s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0021 17556
Ponta Negra Lighthouse Image Maricá, Rio de Janeiro
22°57′38″S 42°41′34″W / 22.960679°S 42.692758°W / -22.960679; -42.692758
1909 est. 11 m (36 ft) 71 m (233 ft) Fl (2) W 10s. 21 nmi (39 km) G0356 18364
Ponta Paracuru Lighthouse Image Paracuru
3°24′01″S 39°00′43″W / 3.400199°S 39.012053°W / -3.400199; -39.012053
n/a 75 m (246 ft) 80 m (262 ft) Fl W 10s. 27 nmi (50 km) G0117 17766
Ponta Pecém Lighthouse Image Pecém
3°32′59″S 38°49′06″W / 3.549837°S 38.818322°W / -3.549837; -38.818322
n/a 30 m (98 ft) 75 m (246 ft) Al Fl (2) W (1) R 30s. white: 26 nmi (48 km)
red: 21 nmi (39 km)
G0119 17766.5
Ponta Uchuria Lighthouse Vila Velha
20°19′25″S 40°17′14″W / 20.323495°S 40.287103°W / -20.323495; -40.287103
n/a 5 m (16 ft) 7 m (23 ft) Q R 16 nmi (30 km) G0323 18272
Ponto do Guará Lighthouse Macapá
1°11′16″N 49°53′58″W / 1.187724°N 49.899531°W / 1.187724; -49.899531
n/a 42 m (138 ft) 44 m (144 ft) Fl W 6s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0004 17470
Porto de Pedras Lighthouse Image Porto de Pedras
9°09′24″S 35°17′53″W / 9.156752°S 35.298021°W / -9.156752; -35.298021
1933 est. 36 m (118 ft) 90 m (295 ft) Fl (2) W 15s. 24 nmi (44 km) G0218 17968
Porto Seguro Lighthouse Porto Seguro
16°26′10″S 39°03′50″W / 16.436106°S 39.063960°W / -16.436106; -39.063960
1907 12 m (39 ft) 57 m (187 ft) Al Fl (2) W (1) R 30s. white: 26 nmi (48 km)
red: 21 nmi (39 km)
G0296 18176
Preguiças Lighthouse Preguiças Lighthouse.jpg Maranhão
2°35′36″S 42°42′30″W / 2.5933°S 42.7083°W / -2.5933; -42.7083 (Preguicas Lighthouse)
1940 35 m (115 ft) 46 m (151 ft) Fl W 3s. 43 nmi (80 km) G0094 17720
Quatipuru Lighthouse Quatipuru
0°42′51″S 46°57′47″W / 0.714243°S 46.962991°W / -0.714243; -46.962991
n/a 25 m (82 ft) 27 m (89 ft) Fl (3) W 15s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0065 17662
Quissamã Lighthouse Image Quissamã
22°09′42″S 41°17′50″W / 22.161593°S 41.297259°W / -22.161593; -41.297259
n/a 40 m (131 ft) 40 m (131 ft) L Fl W 10s. 17 nmi (31 km) G0343 18342
Recife Lighthouse Farol de Recife.jpg Recife
8°03′16″S 34°51′55″W / 8.054573°S 34.865297°W / -8.054573; -34.865297
1822 18 m (59 ft) 20 m (66 ft) Al Fl WR 12s. white: 17 nmi (31 km)
red: 13 nmi (24 km)
G0204 17920
Recife de Natal Lighthouse Image Natal
5°45′06″S 35°11′41″W / 5.751577°S 35.194652°W / -5.751577; -35.194652
n/a 10 m (33 ft) 13 m (43 ft) Fl G 5s. 17 nmi (31 km) G0178 17860
Rio Doce Lighthouse Regência
19°39′04″S 39°49′32″W / 19.651208°S 39.825533°W / -19.651208; -39.825533
1997 46 m (151 ft) 42 m (138 ft) Fl W 6s. 18 nmi (33 km) G0316 18216
Salinópolis Lighthouse Farol de Salinopolis-01.jpg Salinópolis
0°36′57″S 47°21′24″W / 0.615747°S 47.356711°W / -0.615747; -47.356711
1937 39 m (128 ft) 61 m (200 ft) Fl W 6s. 46 nmi (85 km) G0064 17660
Santa Isabel Lighthouse Image Barra dos Coqueiros
10°49′40″S 36°56′07″W / 10.827732°S 36.935152°W / -10.827732; -36.935152
n/a 31 m (102 ft) 68 m (223 ft) Al Fl (2) W (1) R 30s. white: 26 nmi (48 km)
red: 21 nmi (39 km)
G0229.5 18004
Santa Luzia Lighthouse Farol de santa luzia-mdm.JPG Vila Velha
20°19′28″S 40°16′03″W / 20.324454°S 40.267569°W / -20.324454; -40.267569
1870 12 m (39 ft) 29 m (95 ft) Fl (4) W 12s. 34 nmi (63 km) G0320 18240
Santa Marta Lighthouse Santa Marta Lighthouse in Laguna - SanTa Catarina - Brazil.jpg Laguna, Santa Catarina
28°36′15″S 48°48′50″W / 28.604193°S 48.813841°W / -28.604193; -48.813841
1891 29 m (95 ft) 74 m (243 ft) Oc WR 30s. white: 46 nmi (85 km)
red: 39 nmi (72 km)
G0600 18920
Santo Antonio da Barra Lighthouse Farol da Barra-02.jpg Barra
Salvador, Bahia
13°00′37″S 38°31′58″W / 13.010276°S 38.532901°W / -13.010276; -38.532901
1839 22 m (72 ft) 39 m (128 ft) Al Iso (2) W (1) R 30s. white: 38 nmi (70 km)
red: 34 nmi (63 km)
G0242 18028
São Cristóvão Lighthouse Image São Cristóvão
11°07′49″S 37°08′42″W / 11.130213°S 37.145045°W / -11.130213; -37.145045
n/a 40 m (131 ft) 42 m (138 ft) L Fl W 20s. 23 nmi (43 km) G0233 18011
São Mateus Lighthouse Conceição da Barra lighthouse.jpg
The old lighthouse
Conceição da Barra
18°36′53″S 39°43′53″W / 18.614603°S 39.731352°W / -18.614603; -39.731352
1999 7 m (23 ft) 14 m (46 ft) Fl (2) W 15s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0312 18213
São Thomé Lighthouse Image Campos dos Goytacazes
22°02′32″S 41°03′11″W / 22.042334°S 41.053055°W / -22.042334; -41.053055
1882 45 m (148 ft) 49 m (161 ft) L Fl (2) W 67.5s. 40 nmi (74 km) G0342 18340
Sarita Lighthouse Image Rio Grande do Sul
32°37′45″S 52°25′43″W / 32.629259°S 52.428745°W / -32.629259; -52.428745
1952 37 m (121 ft) 40 m (131 ft) Fl (3) W 15s. 18 nmi (33 km) G0636 19000
Sergipe Lighthouse Farol de Sergipe.jpg Aracaju
10°58′11″S 37°02′10″W / 10.969638°S 37.036208°W / -10.969638; -37.036208
n/a 40 m (131 ft) 41 m (135 ft) Oc (6) W 60s. 39 nmi (72 km) G0230 18010
Simão Grande Lighthouse Soure
0°15′24″S 48°24′07″W / 0.256757°S 48.401909°W / -0.256757; -48.401909
n/a 40 m (131 ft) 42 m (138 ft) Fl W 5s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0014 17540
Solidão Lighthouse Farol da Solidão.JPG Mostardas
30°42′05″S 50°28′52″W / 30.701440°S 50.481145°W / -30.701440; -50.481145
1949 21 m (69 ft) 24 m (79 ft) Fl (2) W 12s. 15 nmi (28 km) G0612 18948
Soure Lighthouse Image Soure
0°44′32″S 48°30′22″W / 0.742090°S 48.506181°W / -0.742090; -48.506181
1900 est. 30 m (98 ft) 35 m (115 ft) Fl (2) W 10s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0021.5 17560
Subaúma Lighthouse Image Subaúma
12°14′24″S 37°46′23″W / 12.240065°S 37.773073°W / -12.240065; -37.773073
1992 41 m (135 ft) 48 m (157 ft) Fl W 10s. 23 nmi (43 km) G0235 18014
Suçuraca Lighthouse Urussuquara
19°05′49″S 39°43′23″W / 19.097017°S 39.722943°W / -19.097017; -39.722943
2002 40 m (131 ft) 64 m (210 ft) Fl (2) W 30s. 24 nmi (44 km) G0313.5 18214
Taipú Lighthouse São Caetano de Odivelas
0°39′43″S 48°02′38″W / 0.661864°S 48.043870°W / -0.661864; -48.043870
n/a 30 m (98 ft) 39 m (128 ft) Fl (3) W 15s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0020 17552
Tamandaré Lighthouse Image Tamandaré
8°45′29″S 35°05′59″W / 8.758042°S 35.099753°W / -8.758042; -35.099753
~1930 22 m (72 ft) 27 m (89 ft) Fl (3) W 10s. 18 nmi (33 km) G0214 17964
Torres Lighthouse Faro-de-torres.JPG Torres, Rio Grande do Sul
29°20′43″S 49°43′44″W / 29.345368°S 49.728851°W / -29.345368; -49.728851
1993 46 m (151 ft) 85 m (279 ft) L Fl W 10s. 23 nmi (43 km) G0604 18928
Tramandaí Lighthouse Image Tramandaí
30°00′30″S 50°08′09″W / 30.008413°S 50.135822°W / -30.008413; -50.135822
1954 est. 23 m (75 ft) 25 m (82 ft) L Fl W 15s. 23 nmi (43 km) G0607.4 18936
Ubatuba Lighthouse Image Ubatuba
23°27′38″S 45°01′10″W / 23.460531°S 45.019334°W / -23.460531; -45.019334
1932 3 m (10 ft) 65 m (213 ft) Fl (3) W 10s. 16 nmi (30 km) G0462 18560

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References[edit]

  1. ^ List of Lights, Pub. 110: Greenland, The East Coasts of North and South America (Excluding Continental U.S.A. Except the East Coast of Florida) and the West Indies (PDF). List of Lights. United States National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. 2015. p. 167.
  2. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Northern Brazil". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
  3. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Northeastern Brazil". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
  4. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Brazil: Bahia". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
  5. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Southeastern Brazil". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
  6. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Southern Brazil". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
  7. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Brazil: Atlantic Islands". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 23 May 2015.

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