Issue Date: Tuesday 11 April 2017
Aid: Maidens Lighthouse
Area: North East Coast
The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that on or about 01 July 2017, or as soon thereafter as circumstances permit, the present light will be replaced with a new rotating LED light. The range of the light will be reduced to 18 Nautical Miles. The present character and phasing will remain unchanged. The new light will be shown in the hours of darkness only.
|EXISTING LIGHT||NEW LIGHT|
|Position:||54°55.748'N 005°43.669'W (WGS 84 Datum)||54°55.748'N 005°43.669'W (WGS 84 Datum)|
|Character:||Fl(3)W 15s (fl 0.1, ec 2.5) x 2, fl 0.1, ec 9.7||Fl(3)W 15s (fl 0.1, ec 2.5) x 2, fl 0.1, ec 9.7|
|Elevation:||29 Metres||32 Metres|
|Range:||23 Nautical Miles 24 Hour Light||18 Nautical Miles Hours of Darkness Only|
Radio Navigation Warnings will be issued when the above changes take place.By Order, Yvonne Shields Chief Executive.