VOLCANO PLANET

A world on fire

A-Z Volcanoes

There are hundreds of volcanoes scattered all over the world whether they are active, dormant, or extinct. They can be found on land, on islands, or beneath the sea.

Please note that the list of volcanoes does not include Submarine Volcanoes, nor does it mention every single volcano in the world but however does mention the vast majority of them.

Volcanoes of Central America and Carribean

COSTA RICA

[Arenal] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1670m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 2010.

[Barva] Type: Complex Volcano. Summit Elevation: 2906m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Irazu] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 3432m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 1994.

[Miravalles] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 2028m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1946.

[Platanar] Type: Stratovolcanoes. Summit Elevation: 2267m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Poas] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 2708m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 2014.

[Rincon de la Vieja] Type: Complex Volcano. Summit Elevation: 1916m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 2016.

[Tenorio] Type: Stratovolcanoes. Summit Elevation: 1916m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Turrialba] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 3340m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 2016.

DOMINICA

[Morne aux Diables] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 861m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Morne Diablotins] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1430m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Morne Plat Pays] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 940m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Morne Trois Pitons] Type: Complex Volcano. Summit Elevation: 1387m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Morne Watt] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1224m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 1997.

EL SALVADOR

[Apaneca] Type: Stratovolcanoes. Summit Elevation: 2036m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Cerro Singuil] Type: Scoria Cone. Summit Elevation: 957m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Chinameca] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1300m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Coatepeque] Type: Caldera. Summit Elevation: 746m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Conchagua] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1225m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Conchaguita] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 505m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1892.

[Guazapa] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1438m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Ilopango] Type: Caldera. Summit Elevation: 450m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1880.

[Izalco] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1950m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1966.

[Santa Ana] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 2381m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 2005.

[San Diego] Type: Cinder Cones. Summit Elevation: 781m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[San Miguel] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 2130m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 2016.

[San Salvador] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1893m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1917.

[San Vicente] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 2182m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Usulutan] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1449m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

GUADELOUPE (FRANCE)

[La Soufriere] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1467m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1977.

GUATEMALA

[Acatenango] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 3976m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1972.

[Agua] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 3760m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Almolonga/Cerro Quemado] Type: Lava Domes. Summit Elevation: 3197m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1818.

[Atitlan] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 3535m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1853.

[Chingo] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1775m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Chiquimula] Type: Cinder Cones. Summit Elevation: 1192m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Flores] Type: Stratovolcano/Cinder Cones. Summit Elevation: 1600m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Fuego] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 3763m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: Ongoing.

[Ipala] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1650m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Moyuta] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1662m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Pacaya] Type: Complex Volcano. Summit Elevation: 2552m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 2016.

[San Pedro] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 3020m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Santa Maria/Santiaguito] Type: Stratovolcano/Lava Dome. Summit Elevation: 3772m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: Ongoing.

[Santo Tomas] Type: Stratovolcanoes. Summit Elevation: 3542m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Suchitan] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 2042m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Tahual] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1716m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Tajumulco] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 4220m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Tecuamburro] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1845m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Toliman] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 3158m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

HONDURAS

[Isla El Tigre] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 783m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Isla Zacate Grande] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 640m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Utila Island] Type: Pyroclastic Cones. Summit Elevation: 74m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

MARTINIQUE (FRANCE)

[Pelee] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1397m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1932.

MONTSERRAT (UK)

[Soufriere Hills] Type: Stratovolcano/Lava Domes. Summit Elevation: 915m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 2012.

NEVIS

[Nevis Peak] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 985m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

NICARAGUA

[Azul] Type: Cinder Cones. Summit Elevation: 201m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Cerro el Ciguatepe] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 603m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Cerro Negro] Type: Cinder Cone. Summit Elevation: 728m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 1999.

[Concepcion] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1700m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 2010.

[Cosiguina] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 872m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1859.

[Las Lajas] Type: Shield Volcano. Summit Elevation: 926m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Las Pilas] Type: Complex Volcano. Summit Elevation: 1088m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1954.

[Maderas] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1394m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Masaya] Type: Caldera. Summit Elevation: 635m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 2016.

[Mombacho] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1344m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Momotombo] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1297m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 2016.

[Nejapa-Miraflores] Type: Fissure Vents. Summit Elevation: 360m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[Rota] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 832m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[San Cristobal] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1745m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 2016.

[Telica] Type: Stratovolcanoes. Summit Elevation: 1061m. Eruptive Status: Active. Last Recorded Eruption: 2016.

[Zapatera] Type: Shield Volcano. Summit Elevation: 629m. Eruptive Status: Extinct. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

PANAMA

[Baru] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 3474m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

[La Yeguada] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1297m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

SABA (NETHERLANDS ANTILLES)

[Saba Volcano] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 887m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1636.

ST. KITTS

[Liamuiga] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1156m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: Unknown.

ST. LUCIA

[Qualibou] Type: Caldera. Summit Elevation: 777m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1766.

ST. VINCENT

[Soufriere St. Vincent] Type: Stratovolcano. Summit Elevation: 1220m. Eruptive Status: Dormant. Last Recorded Eruption: 1979.