Tower Height: 43
Height of Focal Plane: 298
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 13 seconds; range 26 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White round concrete tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1917
Date Present Tower Built: 1917
Fog Signal: Siren, 1 blast every 50 seconds.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only?
Somaemul-do (Somaemul Island), part of Hallyeo Haesang National Park (a maritime park), is accessible by ferry from the town of Tongyeong (T'ongyong).
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