Fogo, Cape Verde

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Fogo
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Geography
Location Atlantic Ocean
Coordinates 14°55′59″N 24°22′59″W / 14.933°N 24.383°W / 14.933; -24.383
Archipelago Ilhas de Sotavento
Area 476 km2 (184 sq mi)
Highest elevation 2,829 m (9,281 ft)
Highest point Pico do Fogo
Administration
Cape Verde
Concelhos (Municipalities) Mosteiros, Santa Catarina do Fogo, São Filipe
Largest settlement São Filipe
Demographics
Population 37,051 (2010)
Pop. density 77.8 /km2 (202 /sq mi)

Fogo (Portuguese for "fire") is a volcanic island in the Sotavento group of Cape Verde. It is the most prominent of the group, rising to nearly 3,000 m (10,000 ft) above sea level at Pico do Fogo.