Icelandic Maritime Administration
Tower Height: 75
Height of Focal Plane: 79
Characteristic and Range: Three flashes every 20 seconds; white, red or green depending on direction; range: W. 15 nm, R. 13 nm, G. 13 nm.
Description of Tower: White conical tower with red lantern.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1897
Date Present Tower Built: 1897
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
The lighthouse is accessible on foot at low tide only.
Keepers: Albert Thorsteinsson