Volcanos in Martinique

At 1 volcanos in Martinique there have been a total of 3 siginificant eruptions over the past 2000 years. Over 29500 people were killed. The worst volcanic eruption in terms of deaths, destroyed houses and financial damages happened on 05/08/1902 at the volcano "Pelee". Only here 28000 people died.

All 1 volcanos in Martinique are still considered as active.

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Significant volcanic eruptions in Martinique over the past 2000 years

EruptionVolcanoVEIDeathsTotal damage
08/30/1902Pelee41500
05/08/1902Pelee428000
05/05/1902Pelee023


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.