Yemen Ports Authority
Jabal at Tair was the scene of a volcanic eruption in late September and early October 2007. We'd appreciate getting some information on the status of the lighthouse after the eruption.
Tower Height: 65
Height of Focal Plane: 531
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 5 seconds, visible for 17 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White metal tower.
This light is operational
1903: White and black checkered round metal tower on a square dwelling. (Still standing?)
Date Established: 1903
Date Present Tower Built: 1989
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Mapquest URL: Click here to get a map to this lighthouse!