TRALEE BAY – LITTLE SAMPHIRE ISLAND LIGHT (A6392) REDUCTION IN RANGE OF LIGHT

TRALEE BAY – LITTLE SAMPHIRE ISLAND LIGHT (A6392) REDUCTION IN RANGE OF LIGHT

Notices to Mariners

TRALEE BAY – LITTLE SAMPHIRE ISLAND LIGHT (A6392) REDUCTION IN RANGE OF LIGHT

10 - 2010

Issue Date: 12 August 2010

Aid: LITTLE SAMPHIRE ISLAND LIGHT (A6392)

Area: Tralee Bay

The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that on or about 26 August 2010, or as soon thereafter as circumstances permit, a new light will be installed.  There will be a small reduction in range.

 

 

Existing Light

New Light

Position

52° 16.254'N

52° 16.254'N      (WGS 84)

 

09° 52.909'W

09° 52.909'W

 

 

 

Character

W. R. G.  5s

W. R. G.  5s

 

Visible -

Visible -

 

R.262°-275°, (13°)

R.262°-275°, (13°)

 

R.280°-090°, (170°)

R.280°-090°, (170°)

 

G.090°-140°,  (50°)

G.090°-140°,  (50°)

 

W.140°-152°, (12°)

W.140°-152°, (12°)

 

R.152°-172°, (20°)

R.152°-172°, (20°)

 

 

 

Range

W.16NM. R.13NM. G.13NM.

W.14NM. R.11NM. G. 11NM.

 

All other details remain unchanged.

Radio Navigational Warnings will be issued when the above changes take place.

By Order,

S. G. R. Ruttle

 

Chief Executive.