Morne Plat Pays

Volcano number:360110
Region:West Indies
Country:Dominica
Geodetic measurements?Yes
Deformation observation?No
Measurement method(s):InSAR
Duration of observation:
Inferred cause of deformation:
Characteristics of deformation:

No deformation was detected at Morne Plat Pays during a 2006-2008 ALOS survey of Latin America (Fournier et al., 2010).

Reference:Fournier, T. J., M. E. Pritchard, and S. N. Riddick (2010), Duration, magnitude, and frequency of subaerial volcano deformation events: New results from Latin America using InSAR and a global synthesis, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 11, Q01003, doi:10.1029/2009GC002558.
Location:-61.341, 15.255

View of Morne Plat Pays from the north looking over Roseau, the capital city of Dominica. Photo: Paul Jackson, 1998 (Seismic Research Centre, University of West Indies).