Fogo is one of the Islands in the Atlantic. It is part of the Cape Verde archipelago Ilhas de Sotavento and lies east of the islands Brava and west of Santiago.
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is a city on the west coast of the island of Fogo, . Photo: Mgoike, CC BY-SA 3.0.

- literally the Plateau of the Crater - is the area inside the original crater that created the island of Fogo 100000 years ago. Photo: Ji-Elle, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a settlement in the central part of the island of Fogo, .

is a settlement in the central part of the island of Fogo, .

is a settlement in the northwestern part of the island of Fogo, .


14.9414° or 14° 56' 29" north
-24.3945° or 24° 23' 40" west
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2,355 metres (7,726 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: فوغو
  • Armenian: Ֆոգու
  • Belarusian: Востраў Фогу
  • Belarusian: Фогу
  • Breton: Fogo
  • Catalan: Illa de Fogo
  • Catalan: illa de Fogo
  • Cebuano: Fogo Island (pulo sa Cabo Verde)
  • Cebuano: Fogo Island
  • Chinese: 福古岛
  • Czech: Fogo
  • Danish: Fogo
  • Dutch: Fogo
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: فوجو
  • English: Fogo, Cape Verde
  • English: Fogo Island
  • Estonian: Fogo
  • Finnish: Fogo
  • French: Fogo
  • German: Fogo
  • Greek: Φόγκο
  • Guarani: Fogo
  • Hebrew: פוגו
  • Hindi: फोगो, वर्दे अंतरीप
  • Hungarian: Fogo
  • Indonesian: Fogo, Tanjung Verde
  • Italian: Fogo
  • Japanese: フォゴ島
  • Kabuverdianu: Fôg
  • Kabuverdianu: Fôgu
  • Korean: 포구섬
  • Letzeburgesch: Fogo
  • Lithuanian: Fogo sala
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Fogo
  • Malayalam: ഫോഗോ, വെർദ്ദേ മുനമ്പ്
  • Northern Frisian: Fogo (Kapwerden)
  • Northern Frisian: Fogo
  • Norwegian: Fogo
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Fogo
  • Persian: فوگو، دماغه سبز
  • Persian: فوگو، کیپ ورد
  • Polish: Fogo
  • Portuguese: Fogo
  • Portuguese: Ilha do Fogo
  • Russian: Фогу
  • Spanish: Fogo
  • Spanish: Isla de Fogo
  • Swahili (generic): Mlima Fogo
  • Swedish: Fogo
  • Ukrainian: Фогу
  • Urdu: فوگو، کیپ ورڈی
  • Wolof: Fogo

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