Icelandic Maritime Administration
Tower Height: 43
Height of Focal Plane: 404
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 10 seconds, visible for 27 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White square concrete tower with red trim.
This light is operational
1910: Iron framework tower.
Date Established: 1910
Date Present Tower Built: 1927
Optics: Third-order Fresnel lens.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
The lighthouse is in a nature preserve and access is restricted from June to the middle of July. It is easily accessible from the main road.
Mapquest URL: Click here to get a map to this lighthouse!