Egyptian Authority for Maritime Safety
Height of Focal Plane: 124
Characteristic and Range: Four white flashes (3+1) every 15 seconds.
Description of Tower: Black round brick tower with white bands, on a concrete base.
This light is operational
1862: Skeletal tower, 140 feet tall. (Reportedly still standing in poor condition.)
Date Established: 1862
Date Present Tower Built: 1940
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.