Comprehensive coverage of fixed lights and fog signals of navigational significance


Each volume of List of Lights and Fog Signals offers:

  • Descriptions of the characteristics of lights and fog signals, together with the equivalent foreign language light descriptions, to help bridge crews with identification

  • Also contains a number of lit floating marks including pontoon lights, resilient and buoyant beacons, Single Point Mooring (SPM), Storage and Offloading Facilities (FPSO)

  • Tables to assist in the calculation of geographical and luminous ranges of lights

  • Details for all lights listed including the international number, location and/or name, geographical position, characteristics and intensity, elevation in metres, range in sea miles and description of structure

  • Published in 15 regional volumes (A-Q) for simplicity and ease of handling

Also available as an ADMIRALTY Digital Publication

Each volume of ADMIRALTY List of Lights is available as a single digital publication: ADMIRALTY Digital List of Lights (ADLL). As part of the ADP package, ADLL offers greater efficiency, faster updating and more flexible information access.


We provide regular ADMIRALTY Notices to Mariners (NMs) to help you ensure your ADMIRALTY publications are maintained and up-to-date with the latest safety critical information.

These weekly NMs can be downloaded for free from our website, or the paper bulletin can be bought from your ADMIRALTY Distributor.

How to buy


Each volume of ADMIRALTY List of Lights and Fog Signals has a recommended retail price of £44.00. Please note that all prices do not include VAT and other local taxes.

To find out more or to organise purchase, please contact your ADMIRALTY Distributor. If you don't have a preferred distributor, then you can search a list of worldwide ADMIRALTY Distributors on our find an ADMIRALTY Distributor page.


The ADMIRALTY Digital Catalogue (ADC) can also provide you with a comprehensive and up-to-date reference of current ADMIRALTY Maritime Data Solutions, with functionality that allows you to search for products by type, scale or a defined route.