Brava, Cape Verde Islands

Location: 14.9N, 24.7W
Elevation: 2,950 feet (900 m)


Brava is a Holocene stratovolcano with no known historic eruptions. Brava is the small island to the left of Fogo. Space Shuttle photo STS028-0152-0160.

Sources of Information:

Neumann van Padang, M., Richards, A.F., Machado, F., Bravo, T., Baker, E., Le Maitre, W., 1967, Part XXI, Atlantic Ocean: Catalogue of the active volcanoes of the world, International Association of Volcanology, Rome, Italy, 128 p.

Simkin, T., and Siebert, L., 1994, Volcanoes of the World: Geoscience Press, Tucson, Arizona, 349 p.



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