Volcanoes that have produced explosive VEI-6 eruptions. This means Volcanic Explosivity index. Such eruptions release a volume of at least 10 cubic kilometers with profound longterm effects on the surrounding area and noticeable shortterm effects on global climate.
For smaller volcanoes that have erupted at least 1 cubic kilometer at a time, see Category:VEI-5 volcanoes.
For larger volcanoes that have erupted at least 100 cubic kilometers at a time, see Category:VEI-7 volcanoes.
VEI stands for volcanic Explosivity Index.
This category has the following 21 subcategories, out of 21 total.
- ► Ambrym (1 C, 10 F)
- ► Cerro Hudson (3 F)
- ► Ilopango Caldera (1 C, 9 F)
- ► Masaya Volcano (15 F)
- ► Novarupta (10 F)
- ► Mount Pinatubo (3 C, 30 F)
- ► Quilotoa (1 P, 24 F)
- ► Ulleungdo (24 F)
- ► Mount Veniaminof (7 F)