Santo Antao, Cape Verde Islands

Location: 17.0N, 25.2W
Elevation: 6,491 feet (1979 m)


Santo Antao (center) and San Vicente (bottom) are Holocene stratovolcanoes. Neither volcano has erupted in historic time.

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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