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Kura Saki

Kura Saki Lighthouse (Nango town, Minaminaka district, Miyazaki prefecture)

Commissioning date : August 15, 1884
Color : White
Construction Material : Concrete
Light Character : Fl (2) W 20s
Luminous Intensity : 210,000 cd
Range : 24.5 M
Height : 14.09 m
Height above sea level : 93 m
Lens : 3rd Ordered Fresnel Lens
Power source : Commercial power

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This is the oldest lighthouse of plain concrete construction remaining in Japan in its original form.

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