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Saint Kitts and Nevis Volcanoes

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    Nevis Peak

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    Nevis Peak

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Saint Kitts and Nevis has 2 Holocene volcanoes. Note that as a scientific organization we provide these listings for informational purposes only, with no international legal or policy implications. Volcanoes will be included on this list if they are within the boundaries of a country, on a shared boundary or area, in a remote territory, or within a maritime Exclusive Economic Zone. Bolded volcanoes have erupted within the past 20 years. Suggestions and data updates are always welcome ().

Volcano Name Location Last Eruption Primary Volcano Type
Liamuiga St. Kitts 160 CE Stratovolcano
Nevis Peak Nevis (Lesser Antilles) Unknown - Evidence Uncertain Stratovolcano

Chronological listing of known Holocene eruptions (confirmed or uncertain) from volcanoes in Saint Kitts and Nevis. Bolded eruptions indicate continuing activity.

Volcano Name Start Date Stop Date Certainty VEI Evidence
Liamuiga [1843 Feb 8] [Unknown] Uncertain  
Liamuiga [1692] [Unknown] Uncertain  
Liamuiga 0160 ± 200 years Unknown Confirmed 4 Radiocarbon (uncorrected)
Liamuiga 0060 ± 100 years Unknown Confirmed   Radiocarbon (uncorrected)
Liamuiga 2010 BCE ± 150 years Unknown Confirmed 4 Radiocarbon (uncorrected)

This is a compilation of Saint Kitts and Nevis volcano information sources, such as official monitoring or other government agencies.