Sete Cidades Volcano | John Seach


Sao Miguel Island, Azores

37.87 N, 25.78 W
summit elevation 856 m

The volcano is located on the western end of Sao Miguel Island. There are two scenic caldera lakes next to the town of Sete Cidades.

Further reading
Queiroz, G., et al. 2015. Eruptive history and evolution of Sete Cidades Volcano, São Miguel Island, Azores. Geological Society, London, Memoirs44(1), pp.87-104.

Queiroz, G., et al. 2008. The last 5000 years of activity at Sete Cidades volcano (São Miguel Island, Azores): implications for hazard assessment. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research178(3), pp.562-573.

Sete Cidades Volcano Eruptions

1880, 1861, 1811, 1811, 1713, 1682, 1638, 1444?