Egyptian Authority for Maritime Safety
Tower Height: 128
Height of Focal Plane: 151
Characteristic and Range: Four white flashes every 20 seconds, visible for 22 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White iron framework tower with a white daymark, white dwelling.
This light is operational
1871: Red iron tripod tower with a central column, on a stone base, 164 feet tall.
Date Established: 1871
Date Present Tower Built: 1987
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.