Kolhufushi (Meemu Atoll)

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Kolhufushi
Uninhabited island
Kolhufushi is located in Maldives
Kolhufushi
Kolhufushi
Location in Maldives
Coordinates: 02°46′48″N 73°25′30″E / 2.78000°N 73.42500°E / 2.78000; 73.42500Coordinates: 02°46′48″N 73°25′30″E / 2.78000°N 73.42500°E / 2.78000; 73.42500
Country Maldives
Administrative atoll Meemu Atoll
Distance to Malé 155.87 km (96.85 mi)
Dimensions
 • Length 2.475 km (1.538 mi)
 • Width 0.450 km (0.280 mi)
Population
 • Total 1,365
Time zone MST (UTC+05:00)
Kolhufushi Lighthouse
Location Kolhufushi
Meemu Atoll
Maldives
Coordinates 2°46′27.9″N 73°25′21.5″E / 2.774417°N 73.422639°E / 2.774417; 73.422639
Foundation concrete base
Construction metal skeletal tower
Tower shape square pyramidal skeletal tower
Markings / pattern grey tower with black rectangular daymark
Height 12 metres (39 ft)
Focal height 15 metres (49 ft)
Light source solar power
Range 10 nautical miles (19 km; 12 mi)
Characteristic Fl (2) W 10s.
Admiralty number F0766.65
NGA number 27444[1][2]

Kolhufushi (Dhivehi: ކޮޅުފުށި) is one of the inhabited islands of Meemu Atoll.

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  1. ^ Maldives The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 9 October 2016
  2. ^ NGA List of Lights – Pub.112 Retrieved 9 October 2016