The territory of Western Sahara, a former Spanish colony, was annexed by Morocco in the 1970s and has been administered by that country since then. However, its international status remains undecided, pending a referendum that has been postponed several times.
Tower Height: 164
Height of Focal Plane: 249
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 5 seconds, visible for 21 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Round tower with black and white bands.
This light is operational
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.