Volcanos in Cape Verde

At 1 volcanos in Cape Verde there have been a total of 3 siginificant eruptions over the past 2000 years. The worst volcanic eruption in terms of deaths, destroyed houses and financial damages happened on 11/23/2014 at the volcano "Fogo".



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Significant volcanic eruptions in Cape Verde over the past 2000 years

EruptionVolcanoVEIDeathsTotal damage
11/23/2014Fogo00
04/02/1995Fogo20
04/09/1847Fogo20


These statistics are based on datas from the Smithsonian Institution's Global Volcanism Program (GVP), and the Significant Volcanic Eruptions Database of the National Geophysical Data Center (NOAA) / World Data Service (NGDC/WDS) doi:10.7289/V5JW8BSH. Several data have been summarized and translated.