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Madeira

Photo of this volcano
  • Portugal
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Shield
  • 4500 BCE
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 32.73°N
  • 16.97°W

  • 1862 m
    6109 ft

  • 382120
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Madeira.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for Madeira.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Madeira.

This compilation of synonyms and subsidiary features may not be comprehensive. Features are organized into four major categories: Cones, Craters, Domes, and Thermal Features. Synonyms of features appear indented below the primary name. In some cases additional feature type, elevation, or location details are provided.

Eruptive History

There is data available for 1 Holocene eruptive periods.

Start Date Stop Date Eruption Certainty VEI Evidence Activity Area or Unit
4500 BCE ± 50 years Unknown Confirmed   Radiocarbon (corrected) Paul da Serra
Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Madeira.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Madeira.

GVP Map Holdings

The Global Volcanism Program has no maps available for Madeira.

Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

There are no samples for Madeira in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences Rock and Ore collection.

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