Cape Verde Islands

Range TypeArchipelago
Highest PointPico de Cano (2829 m/9281 ft)
CountriesCape Verde
Area4,050 sq km / 1,564 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent266 km / 165 mi North-South
286 km / 178 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long15° 7' N; 23° 37' W
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Map of Cape Verde Islands
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North Atlantic IslandsLevel 3 (Parent)
         AzoresLevel 4 (Sibling)
         MadeiraLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Canary IslandsLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Cape Verde IslandsLevel 4

Major Peaks of the Cape Verde Islands

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange5
1.Pico de Cano28299281 
2.Tope da Caroa19826503 
3.Pico da Antonia13934570 
4.Monte Gordo13044278 
5.Monte Malagueta10693507 
6.Monte Verde7502461 
7.Monte Graciosa6442113 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Cape Verde Islands

Pico de Cano
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Summit seen from the lowe crater rim (2012-11-12). Photo by Lars Holme.
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Pico da Antonia
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Summit ridge (2012-11-17). Photo by Lars Holme.
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