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Name: Aru Bank Light   Map it!

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Nearest Town or City:
Jangeru, , Indonesia

Location: East coast of Borneo, about 60 miles south of Balikpapan.

Managing Organization:
Indonesian Directorate of Marine Navigation


Height of Focal Plane: 42

Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 10 seconds; range 12 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: Black beacon with a yellow band.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
1901: White iron tower on piles, 79 feet tall.

Date Established: 1901

Date Deactivated: ?

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

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