2014-10 REDUCTION IN RANGE OF NAVIGATIONAL LIGHT

2014-10 REDUCTION IN RANGE OF NAVIGATIONAL LIGHT

Notices to Mariners

Reduction in Range of Navigational

11 - 2014

Issue Date: 26 June 2014

Aid: Straw Island Lighthouse

Area:

The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that from 1 September 2014 the range of Straw Island Lighthouse will be reduced from 15 Nautical Miles to 12 Nautical Miles.  All other details remain unchanged.

 

 

Existing Light

 

Alteration to Light Range

 

Position:

53°07.065'N

009°37.840'W

(WGS 84 Datum)

53°07.065'N

009°37.840'W

(WGS 84 Datum)

 

Character:

Fl(2)W 5s

 

Fl(2)W 5s

 

Elevation:

11 Metres

 

11 Metres

Range:

15 Nautical Miles

 

12 Nautical Miles

 

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

 

By Order, Yvonne Shields Chief Executive