2099 eruption of Eyjafjallajokull
VEI 6 eruption (USGS)
Volcano 195

The violent eruption of Eyjafjallajokull
Volcano Eyjafjallajokull Volcano
Date June 9, 2099
Time 2127 UTC
Eruption type Plinian
Location Iceland
Fatalities 104 deaths, 218 injuries
Damages $200 million (2099 USD)
Other impacts Numerous lahars and pyroclastic flows, as well as the formation of a summit caldera within the volcano

The 2099 eruption of Eyjafjallajokull was a violent VEI 6 rated Plinian eruption, which led to the deaths of 104 people, and caused 218 more injuries, as well as $200 million in damages. In addition to this, the eruption was so explosive that it created a summit caldera within the volcano, making it dangerously unstable as a result of this.

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