2101 eruption of Mutnovsky
VEI 5 eruption (USGS)
Volcano 161

The eruption of Mutnovsky
Volcano Mutnovsky
Date July 19, 2101
Time 1624 UTC
Eruption type Plinian
Location Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia
Fatalities 12
Damages $64 million
Other impacts Pyroclastic flows and tsunamis near the island
The 2101 eruption of Mutnovsky was a violent VEI 5 Plinian type eruption. The eruption led to 12 fatalities, $64 million in damages, as well as tsunamis occurring nearby to the volcano as a result of the resulting pyroclastic flows from the eruption.
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