943 - Kaavi tuletorn
|Region:||Saaremaa||Light ordinates:||57.9822 N, 22.195333 E|
|Light running:||night||Light characteristics:||Fl W 2.5s|
|Light height from ground:||15m||Light height from sea:||20m|
|Light visibility:||6M||Built, y:||1954|
The Kaavi lighthouse is located on Saaremaa island on the Sõrve peninsula on the southeast coast of the Gulf of Riga. In 1954 the concrete lighthouse in height 15 m was established. It was red from above and below and white in the middle. The light height was 20 m over the sea, visibility 9 miles, light characteristic: Fl W 2,5; 1,0 + 1,5 = 2,5 s. Since 1966 the lighthouse visibility was 6 miles. In 1994 the lighthouse was repaired. Today the lighthouse is low, because the forest, and on it must be modernizations.