Single Light 11" Width Fluorescent Flush Mount Ceiling Fixture with Frosted Melon Shade Features: Frosted Melon glass dome shade Frosted glass shades diffuse and soften lighting Designed to cast light in a downward direction Suitable for dry locations Lamping Technologies: Bulb Base - CFL Plugin: This is a quad-pin base with two bi-pin pairs. These are used with compact fluorescent tubes that plug into a light fixture that has a permanent ballast. Specifications: Bulb Base: CFL Plugin Bulb Included: Yes Bulb Type: Compact Fluorescent Dimmable: No Energy Star: No Height: 6" (measured from ceiling to bottom most point of fixture) Location Rating: Dry Location Number of Bulbs: 1 Product Weight: 3.2 lbs Shade Height: 3.63" Shade Material: Glass Shade Type: Frosted Shade Width: 8.63" Title 24: Yes UL Rating: Dry Location Wattage: 13 Watts Per Bulb: 13 Width: 11" (measured from furthest point left to furthest point right on fixture) Compliance: UL Listed - Indicates whether a product meets standards and compliance guidelines set by Underwriters Laboratories. This listing determines what types of rooms or environments a product can be used in safely. California Title 24: A regulation designed to encourage the use of lower energy lamping configurations in order to reduce the energy used for residential and commercial lighting within the state. About Minka Lavery: As part of the Minka Group, Minka Lavery has created a reputation of being a trendsetter in developing creative, innovative, and decorative lighting for the discerning designer or homeowner. Pleasing collections of modern, traditional, and transitional lights that will provide inspiration and options in creating your idea of the perfect living space throughout the home. Find the style and size of Minka Lavery indoor ceiling fixture, as a flush mount or a semi-flush mount, that will give your home the best combination of form and function possible.
I've only had this Minka Lavery ML 828-PL 1 Light 11 Width Fluorescent Flush Mount Ceiling Fixture Brushed Nickel Indoor Lighting Flush Mount for about two weeks. I suppose I'll have to play with it some more to get the feel for it. In the meantime, it satisfies my need for a close to ceiling lights