Yerba Buena Island lies in the center of the San Francisco Bay, between San Francisco and Oakland. The light is located on the south side of the island.
The Yerba Buena Island Lighthouse was constructed and put into service here in 1875, and eventually automated in 1958.
Use NOAA Chart 18650.
Characteristics: Occulting white four seconds with a 95-foot-high focal plane. Horn during periods of fog (frequent).
Local Notices to Mariners are available online from the U.S. Coast Guard.
The lighthouse is located on a USCG station and not open to the public.