Pico do Fogo, Cape Verde

Prominence: 2829 m, 9281 ft

Elevation: 2829 meters, 9281 feet

True Isolation: 1672.35 km, 1039.15 mi
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Pico de Cano
Alternate: Pico da Antonia
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)14° 57' 1'' N, 24° 20' 32'' W
14.95039, -24.34236 (Dec Deg)
785871 E 1654550 N, Zone 26 (UTM)
CountryCape Verde (Highest Point)
State/ProvinceSanta Catarina do Fogo (Highest Point)

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 28
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 28)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2002-01-21 by Sascha Grabow
     2013-04-02 by Rob Woodall (GPS Track)
     2022-03-24 by Eric Gilbertson
     2022-11-29 by Peter Stone

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Summit seen from the lowe crater rim (2012-11-12). Photo by Lars Holme.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 2829 m/9281 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2829 m/9281 ft
  Key Col: Atlantic Ocean    0 m/0 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1672.35 km/1039.15 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 28.255089, -16.672522
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pico Viejo  (NNE)
RangesContinent: Africa
Range2: Mid-Atlantic Islands
Range3: North Atlantic Islands
Range4: Cape Verde Islands (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsAtlantic Mid-Ocean Islands
Atlantic Ocean
IslandFogo (Highest Point)
Data SourceGPS Reading or LIDAR
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Me on the summit of Pico do Fogo (2017-01-31). Photo by Christoph Winkler.
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