Lighthouse Service, Naval Department
Tower Height: 95
Height of Focal Plane: 397
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 10 seconds, visible for 27 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White, square stone tower with red lantern.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1842
Date Present Tower Built: 1842
Date Automated: 1985
Optics: 1897: Hyper-radial (hyper-radiant) lens. 1985: 400mm optic.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
Boat transportation to Berlenga Island departs from Peniche, about 57 miles north of Lisbon.
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