Volcanos in Guatemala
At 3 volcanos in Guatemala there have been a total of 18 siginificant eruptions over the past 2000 years. Over 2700 people were killed. The worst volcanic eruption in terms of deaths, destroyed houses and financial damages happened on 10/25/1902 at the volcano "Santa Maria". Only here 2500 people died.
8 of 11 volcanos in Guatemala are considered as still active. Other natural hazards in Guatemala:
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Significant volcanic eruptions in Guatemala over the past 2000 years
All volcanos in Guatemala
These statistics are based on datas from the Smithsonian Institution's Global Volcanism Program
(GVP), and the Significant Volcanic Eruptions Database of the National Geophysical Data Center (NOAA) / World Data Service (NGDC/WDS) doi:10.7289/V5JW8BSH
. Several data have been summarized and translated. Foto taken from National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC, public domain).
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