List of stratovolcanoes

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A list of stratovolcanoes active in geologically recent (Holocene) times follows below. The Smithsonian Institution's Global Volcanism Program database lists more than 700 such stratovolcanoes.

Africa[edit]

Mount Kenya in 1972.
Lava lake inside Mount Nyiragongo.

Cameroon[edit]

Democratic Republic of Congo[edit]

Eritrea[edit]

Ethiopia[edit]

Kenya[edit]

  • Mount Kenya, which contains several volcanic plugs on its peak.

Tanzania[edit]

Mid-Atlantic Ridge[edit]

Americas[edit]

Caribbean[edit]

Central America[edit]

Arenal Volcano in November 2006.

Costa Rica[edit]

El Salvador[edit]

Close up aerial view of the nested summit calderas and craters of Santa Ana Volcano, along with the crater lake

Mexico[edit]

Panamá[edit]

(From left to right) Agua, Fuego, and Acatenango volcanoes, taken from Guatemala City.

Guatemala[edit]

North America[edit]

Northwest side of Mount Rainier seen from Tacoma
The Mount Cayley volcanic complex on August 13, 2005. Summits left to right are Pyroclastic Peak and Mount Cayley.

Canada[edit]

United States[edit]

South America[edit]

San Vicente in 1994
A view of Acotango from Chungará Lake
Lanín, January 1997

Chile[edit]

Colombia[edit]

Ecuador[edit]

Peru[edit]

Antarctica[edit]

Asia[edit]

Western Asia[edit]

Iran[edit]

Turkey[edit]

Satellite picture of Mount Ararat

Yemen[edit]

South Asia[edit]

India[edit]

Southeast Asia[edit]

Indonesia[edit]

Volcanic activity at Anak Krakatau
Ash plume of Mount Pinatubo during the June 1991 eruption

Malaysia[edit]

Philippines[edit]

Mayon Volcano in May 08, 2010

East Asia[edit]

North Korea[edit]

Japan[edit]

Peak of Mt. Fuji

Taiwan[edit]

Northern Asia[edit]

Russia[edit]

Klyuchevskaya Sopka in July 2006

Europe[edit]

The summit of Snæfellsjökull.
Etna's 2002 eruption, photographed from the ISS.
Aerial view of Mount Vesuvius.

Western Europe[edit]

France[edit]

Italy[edit]

Caucasus[edit]

Armenia[edit]

Georgia[edit]

Scandinavia[edit]

Iceland[edit]

Norway[edit]

Oceania[edit]

Northern Mariana Islands[edit]

New Zealand[edit]

Papua New Guinea[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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