Egyptian Authority for Maritime Safety
Height of Focal Plane: 154
Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 30 seconds, visible for 20 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Framework tower with a white daymark, white dwelling.
This light is operational
1870: Iron tower with a white lantern, focal plane height of 180 feet.
Date Established: 1870
Date Present Tower Built: 1992
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
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