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 28 subcategories, out of 28 total.
- ► VEI-6 eruptions (2 C, 1 F)
- ► Bárðarbunga (3 C, 7 F)
- ► Ilopango Caldera (1 C, 11 F)
- ► Masaya Volcano (18 F)
- ► Novarupta (3 C, 20 F)
- ► Mount Pinatubo (3 C, 159 F)
- ► Quilotoa (1 P, 43 F)
- ► Ulleung Island (26 F)
- ► Mount Veniaminof (8 F)
- ► Öræfajökull (27 C, 3 P, 80 F)
Media in category "VEI-6 volcanoes"
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