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Title: Psathoura  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Piperi (Greece), Skantzoura, Peristera, Skyropoula, Skyros
Collection: Islands of Greece, Islands of Thessaly, Landforms of Sporades, Populated Places in Magnesia (Regional Unit), Sporades
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia


Psathoura is located in Greece
Archipelago Sporades
Highest elevation 28.9 m (94.8 ft)
Region Thessaly
Regional unit Sporades
Municipality Alonnisos
Population 0 (as of 2011)

Psathoura (Greek: Ψαθούρα) is a Greek island in the Northern Sporades.[1] It is administratively a part of Alonnisos. As of 2011, it had no resident population.[2] 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.[3]

Nearest islands and islets

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


  1. ^ The most beautiful beaches in Greece, Ethnos newspaper online (Greek language)
  2. ^ "Detailed census results 2011" (xls 2,7 MB) (in Ελληνικά). National Statistical Service of Greece. 
  3. ^ Psathoura's lighthouse (Greek language)

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