Although this light is still listed, recent visitors (early 2000s) say it has been extinct for five or six years.
Tower Height: 105
Height of Focal Plane: 231
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 5 seconds, visible for 23 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: 12-sided concrete tower.
This light is operational
1904: Cylindrical iron tower, focal plane height of 213 feet.
Date Established: 1900
Date Present Tower Built: ?
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Yes, upon request to the keeper.
Access to the lighthouse is possible by four-wheel vehicle over very rough roads from Antsiranana.