Just north of Long Point, and 13 miles of Long Beach, Point Vicente stands only second to Palos Verdes as the westernmost point in Los Angeles.
A fairly new lighthouse in the scheme of things, Point Vicentes lighthouse was completed in 1926. The USCG automated the light in 1971.
Use NOAA Chart 18740.
Characteristics: Flashing white light (twice) every 20 seconds 185 feet above the San Pedro Channel. Horn during periods of reduced visibility.
Local Notices to Mariners are available online from the U.S. Coast Guard.
The lighthouse is located on a Unites States Coast Guard base and it is usually closed off to visitors.