|VEI 7 supervolcanic eruption|
The volcano during the eruption
|Date||June 5, 1325|
|Other impacts||Cooling of the Northern Hemisphere|
The 1325 eruption of Katla was a violent VEI 7 supereruption of a Plinian type. The eruption was responsible for over 3,000 deaths, and began on June 5, lasting for 12 days before slowly abating again. It was the most powerful eruption recorded from the volcano.