Klaipeda State Seaport
The appearance of this lighthouse has changed over the years. For many years, its daymark was a black and white checkerboard pattern. The original tower was destroyed in World War II.
Tower Height: 131
Height of Focal Plane: 144
Characteristic and Range: White flash (3s) every 6 seconds, visible for 18 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Cylindrical tower with black and white bands; lantern and gallery are yellow.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1798
Date Present Tower Built: 1950
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.