Soufrière Hills

The British Overseas Territory of Montserrat is an island in the , south-east of . This island was a very popular tourist destination until Hurricane Hugo caused widespread damage in 1989 and then in 1995, the island's volcano, Soufrière Hills, became active.

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is a ghost town on the island of , an overseas territory of the located in the Leeward Island chain of the , West Indies. Photo: Xb-70, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the most populous town in , .

is a town and the de facto capital of since 1998 with an approximate population of 1,000. is situated 9 km north of Soufrière Hills. Photo: Mike Schinkel, CC BY 2.0.

Soufrière Hills

16.7094° or 16° 42' 33.8" north
-62.179° or 62° 10' 44.4" west
Open Location Code
421 metres (1381 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 321795974
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Soufriere Hills
  • Basque: Soufrière Hills
  • Catalan: Soufrière Hills
  • Cebuano: Soufrière Hills
  • Chinese: 苏弗里埃尔火山
  • Chinese: 苏弗里耶尔火山
  • Chinese: 蘇弗里埃爾火山
  • Czech: Soufrière Hills
  • Danish: Soufrière Hills
  • Dutch: Soufrière
  • Egyptian Arabic: جبل سوفرير هيلس
  • English: Soufriere Hills
  • English: Soufriere Hills volcano
  • English: Soufrière Hills Volcano (Montserrat)
  • English: Soufrière Hills Volcano Hazard Zone
  • English: Soufrière Hills volcano
  • Estonian: Soufriere Hills
  • Estonian: Soufrière Hills
  • Finnish: Soufrière Hills
  • French: Soufriere
  • French: Soufrière
  • French: Soufrière (Montserrat ; volcan)
  • French: Soufrière de Montserrat
  • German: Soufriere Hills
  • German: Soufrière Hills
  • Greek: Σουφριέρ Χιλς
  • Hebrew: סופרייר הילס
  • Indonesian: Gunung Soufriere Hills
  • Italian: Soufrière Hills
  • Japanese: スーフリエール・ヒルズ
  • Korean: 수프리에르힐스
  • Korean: 수프리에르힐즈 산
  • Lithuanian: Sufriero Kalvos
  • Lithuanian: Sufriero kalvų ugnikalnis
  • Lombard: Soufrière
  • Macedonian: Суфриер
  • Macedonian: Суфриер Хилс
  • Norwegian: Soufrière Hills
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Soufriere Hills
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Soufrière Hills
  • Piemontese: Soufrière
  • Polish: Soufriere Hills
  • Polish: Soufrière Hills
  • Portuguese: Soufriere Hills
  • Portuguese: Soufrière
  • Portuguese: Soufrière Hills
  • Russian: Суфриер-Хиллс
  • Russian: Суфриер-Хилс
  • Slovak: Soufrière Hills
  • Slovak: Soufriére Hills
  • Spanish: Soufriere Hills
  • Spanish: Soufrière Hills
  • Swedish: Soufrière Hills
  • Welsh: Bryniau Soufriere
  • Welsh: Bryniau Soufrière
  • Welsh: Chances
  • Gunung Soufrière Hills
  • Суфрієр-Гіллз

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