2012-12-Relocation of light and reduction in range

2012-12-Relocation of light and reduction in range

Notices to Mariners

Bull Rock - Relocation of light and reduction in range

12 - 2012

Issue Date: 27 July 2012

Aid: Bull Rock Lighthouse (A6430)

Area: South West Coast of Ireland

The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that on 11 October 2012, or as soon thereafter as circumstances permit, a new light will be installed at a higher level on Bull Rock. The new light will be visible through 360o.

 

 

Existing Light

New Light

 

Position

 

51° 35.52'N   WGS 84

10° 18.06'W

51° 35.53'N

10° 18.08'W

 

Character

Fl. W 15s

Fl 0.5, ec 14.5 = 15s

 

Fl. W 15s

Fl 0.8, ec 14.2 = 15s

 

Range

21nm

18nm

Sector

Visible 220°-186° (326°)

 

Visible 360o

Height

83m

91.3m

 

Radio Navigational Warnings will be issued when the above change takes place.

 

By Order, Yvonne Shields Chief Executive.