Phare Lanterna Lighthouse Genês - Genoa

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Lighthouse of Genoa

La Lanterna is the name given to the harbor lighthouse (faro in Italian) in the city of Genoa, capital of the region of Liguria . It is located on the promontory called San Begnino , not far from Sampierdarena and comes in the form of a square tower of 76 meters . She wears a cylindrical lantern equipped with a rotating lens that emits two bursts of 872,000 candelas every 20 seconds . Its focal height is 117 meters.

It is the tallest lighthouse in Italy and the second tallest lighthouse in the world after that of the Virgin Island

Lighthouse of Genoa, Rampa della Lanterna, 16126 Genova, Italy

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