Egyptian Authority for Maritime Safety
Tower Height: 102
Height of Focal Plane: 118
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 5 seconds.
Description of Tower: Unpainted conical stone tower, white lantern.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1883
Date Present Tower Built: 1883
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
The lighthouse is within the Red Sea Marine Park; it is accessible only by boat.
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