Built in 1902 located on Matou Yu, north of Penghu County, is the tallest cast iron lighthouse in Far East,
painted black and white horizontal bands. Prior to the establishment, more than 50 boats were sunk due to the dangerous reefs in the area. The plentiful fishery resources brought many fishermen, and recently it became a tourist area because of its great views.
|Lat. N(GRS67、WGS84):||23 47 12.0、23 47 05.9|
|Long. E(GRS67、WGS84):||119 35 34.0、119 36 03.2|
1.2s L & 18.8s D
|Elevation of light Mtr.(ft.):||49.0(161)|
|Nominal range miles:||26.8|
|Structure and Height Mtr.(ft.):||Round iron tower with B. & W. horizontal bands 39.9(131)|