2191 eruption of Caldera del Atuel
VEI 8 super eruption (USGS)
Volcano 171

The super eruption begins
Volcano Caldera del Atuel
Date February 17, 2191
Time 1727 UTC
Eruption type Ultra-Plinian
Location Argentina
Fatalities 21,417
Damages $157 billion
Other impacts Pyroclastic flows and numerous lahars
The 2191 eruption of Caldera del Atuel was a VEI 8 rated super eruption of Ultra-Plinian eruption origin. The eruption began on February 17th, and lasted for 209 days. 21,417 people died, 181,400 more were injured, and damages reached $157 billion from the event.