This lighthouse was damaged by an Israeli air raid on July 15, 2006.
Tower Height: 89
Height of Focal Plane: 171
Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 10 seconds; range 22 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Round unpainted concrete tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1863
Date Present Tower Built: 2003
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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