Tombs of the ancient kings of the area are found on this island. The lighthouse tower was formerly described as a white octagonal tower with three black bands.
Tower Height: 25
Height of Focal Plane: 246
Characteristic and Range: Fixed white light, visible for 8 nautical miles (red sector: 6 miles).
Description of Tower: Gray octagonal tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1939
Date Present Tower Built: 1939
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
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