Psathoura

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Psathoura
Ψαθούρα
Psathoura is located in Greece
Psathoura
Geography
Coordinates 39°29′53″N 24°10′52″E / 39.498°N 24.181°E / 39.498; 24.181Coordinates: 39°29′53″N 24°10′52″E / 39.498°N 24.181°E / 39.498; 24.181
Archipelago Sporades
Highest elevation 28.9 m (94.8 ft)
Country
Greece
Region Thessaly
Regional unit Sporades
Demographics
Population 0 (as of 2001)

Psathoura (Greek: Ψαθούρα) is a Greek island in the Northern Sporades.[1] It is administratively a part of Alonnisos and forms a depopulated sub-municipal district which is not officially a settlement. The Psathoura lighthouse, built in 1895, stands at 28.9 metres. It is one of the tallest in the Aegean. Its signal is a flash of one second every ten seconds.[2]

Nearest islands and islets[edit]

Its nearest islands and islets are Pelagos to the southwest, Gioura to the south and Piperi to the southeast.

References[edit]

  1. ^ The most beautiful beaches in Greece, Ethnos newspaper online (Greek language)
  2. ^ Psathoura's lighthouse Faroi.com (Greek language)