Foundland volcano

Stratovolcano 960 m / 3150 ft
Dominica, 15.27°N / -61.28°W
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Foundland volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene)

Latest nearby earthquakes

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Wednesday, September 15, 2021 14:38 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 15, 2021 10:38 am (GMT -4) (Sep 15, 2021 14:38 GMT)

7.7 km
3.7 km (2.3 mi)
Saint Patrick, 8.7 km southeast of Roseau, Saint George, Dominica
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 19:33 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 14, 2021 3:33 pm (GMT -4) (Sep 14, 2021 19:33 GMT)

27 km
47 km (29 mi)
North Atlantic Ocean, 59 km east of Roseau, Saint George, Dominica
Saturday, September 11, 2021 22:00 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 11, 2021 6:00 pm (GMT -4) (Sep 11, 2021 22:00 GMT)

135 km
24 km (15 mi)
Caribbean Sea, 36 km east of Roseau, Saint George, Dominica
Tuesday, September 7, 2021 16:27 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 7, 2021 12:27 pm (GMT -4) (Sep 7, 2021 16:27 GMT)

141 km
39 km (24 mi)
Caribbean Sea, 51 km east of Roseau, Saint George, Dominica
Monday, September 6, 2021 00:58 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 5, 2021 8:58 pm (GMT -4) (Sep 6, 2021 00:58 GMT)

191 km
15 km (9.3 mi)
Caribbean Sea, 22 km southeast of Roseau, Saint George, Dominica


Foundland volcano at the SE tip of Dominica is Pliocene-to-Pleistocene in age. An andesitic lava flow was K-Ar dated at 1.12 million years (Lindsay et al., 2005a).
Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information

See also: Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
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