|VEI 7 super eruption (USGS)|
The volcano during its violent eruption
|Date||September 15, 2147|
|Time||0427 Vanuatu time|
|Damages||$5 billion (2147 USD)|
|Other impacts||Pyroclastic flows and lahars|
The 2147 eruption of Ambrym was an incredibly violent eruption, and was the biggest ever recorded for the volcano, being rated as a VEI 7 by the USGS later on. The eruption led to 841 fatalities, and $5 billion in damages as a result. It was the 8th biggest eruption of the last 2,000 years.