Autoridad Portuaria de Melilla
The lighthouse is located on a small, Spanish-controlled island on the Moroccan coast. The island's only inhabitants are a Spanish garrison of about 60 soldiers. Spain's sovereignty over the island has been contested by Morocco.
Tower Height: 20
Height of Focal Plane: 154
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 20 seconds, visible for 12 nautical miles.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1899
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.