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Name: Holmsberg Light   Map it!

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Nearest Town or City:
Holmsberg, , Iceland

Location: Southwest coast of Iceland.

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Photo: Nancy J. Rau

Managing Organization:
Icelandic Maritime Administration


This lighthouse was originally white; it was painted yellow in 1963 to improve its visibility.

Tower Height: 43

Height of Focal Plane: 118

Characteristic and Range: Two flashes every 20 seconds; white, red, or green depending on direction.

Description of Tower: Yellow conical concrete tower, red lantern.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1956

Date Present Tower Built: 1956

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

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