Lighthouse Service, Naval Department
This is the tallest lighthouse in the Azores.
Tower Height: 66
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 7 seconds, visible for 20 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White, conical reinforced concrete tower with black horizontal bands, red lantern.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1930
Date Present Tower Built: 1930
Optics: 1930: Third order Fresnel lens.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Unknown.