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Abu Minqar Light near Hurghada
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Stand March 2011

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Album name:Michal Gastropoda Marciniak / Egypt
Rating (1 votes):55555(Show details)
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):Hour-glass shaped column, base from concrete on a coral reef
Height of the tower, m:5 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:9
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Group flashing, 2 flashes per 5s, red
Any other comments:Between Giftun Island and Hurghada, access by private boat
Coordinates (in any format):27 12.9596 N 33 51.1378 E
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Date added:Apr 15, 2014
Keywords:Red Sea ; Hurghada ; Egypt ; Offshore
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mitko   [Apr 17, 2014 at 06:50 AM]
Could be 2 options see chart here . So is this to the north or south?
Michal Gastropoda Marcini   [Apr 17, 2014 at 09:55 AM]
After looking on both locations I started to be little uncertain, but after a while (especially because of the city of Hurghada) Im sure its down near (to the west) the Abu Minqar island - then it isnt Giftun light, but Abu Minqar light (if there is such name)
Michal Gastropoda Marcini   [Apr 17, 2014 at 11:21 AM]
I see its already marked, what is the name listed in official charts?
mitko   [Apr 17, 2014 at 11:30 AM]
Gaziret Abu Minqar, West

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