Philippines Coast Guard/Cape Bojeador Lighthouse Development Inc.
This lighthouse was damaged in a 1990 earthquake. It is the most visited lighthouse in the Philippines. The light is automated and solar powered, but there is still a resident keeper.
Tower Height: 65
Height of Focal Plane: 386
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 5 seconds.
Description of Tower: Octagonal lighthouse tower, with cylindrical lantern, attached to brick keeper's quarters.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1892
Date Present Tower Built: 1892
Optics: First order Fresnel lens.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Yes.
The lighthouse is 45 kilometers (28 miles) north of Laoag City.
Keepers: Mang Ruben (c. 1992- )