Essaouira Mogador is a town at the Atlantic coast of Morocco
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The lighthouse of Sidi Mogdoul

MOGADOR Phare de Sidi Mogdoul

MOGADOR Phare de Sidi Mogdoul

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The lighthouse of Sidi Mogdoul (Magdoul)started its service in 1916. (Built in 1903 ? ) It is still giving active aid to navigation for ships entering the the port of Essaouira.

Height Focal plane

19 m (62 Feet)

Characteristic Range

One flash every 6 seconds,
visible for 14 (white sector),
11 (red) and 9 (green) nautical miles.

Lighthouse Sidi Mogdoul

 


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Mogador Lighthouse the tower


Tower painted white with gold trim.
The lantern painted black.

Old pictureof the tower

 

The Lighthouse of Cap Sim

The lighthouse of Cap Sim

Lighthouse from early 1920s.
Active, focal plane 103 m (338 ft);
Three white flashes every 15 s.
20 m (66 ft) square stone tower with lantern and gallery, rising in the center of a fort. Lighthouse painted green with narrow white horizontal bands. Located on a cape about 20 km (13 miles) south of Essaouira.

The lighthouse of Cap Sim

The lighthouse of Cap Sim tower

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Targets


The lighthouse
of Sidi Mogdoul
The sugar refinery
Ida Ou Gourd

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Lighthouses
of Morocco