Kerinci volcan

Mise à jour: 14 août. 2022 20:42 GMT - Refresh
Stratovolcano 3800 m / 12,467 ft
Sumatra (Indonésie), -1.7°S / 101.27°E
Condition actuelle: en vigilance - niveau agité (2 sur 5)
Last update: 23 janv. 2022 (Volcanic Ash Advisory)

The 3800-m-high Gunung Kerinci in central Sumatra is Indonesia's highest volcano and one of the most active in Sumatra.

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Style éruptif tipique:

Frequent moderate explosive eruptions.


Eruptions du volcan Kerinci: 1838, 1842, 1874(?), 1878, 1908-09, 1921, 1923, 1936, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1952, 1960, 1963, 1964, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969-70, 1971(?), 1990, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2001-02, 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
Derniers séismes proches:
HeureMag. / ProfondeurDistance/Lieu
mardi, 9 août 2022 GMT (1 séisme)
9 août 2022 11:41 (GMT +7) (9 août. 2022 04:41 GMT)
4.7

27 km
98 km (61 mi)
Indonesia: Di Laut 54 Km Barat Daya Painan, Pesisir Selatan
mercredi, 3 août 2022 GMT (1 séisme)
3 août 2022 13:30 (GMT +7) (3 août. 2022 06:30 GMT)
3.6

10 km
145 km (90 mi)
KEP. MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA

Introduction

Kerinci is capped by an unvegetated young summit cone that was constructed NE of an older crater remnant. The volcano contains a deep 600-m-wide summit crater often partially filled by a small crater lake that lies on the NE crater floor, opposite the SW-rim summit of Kerinci.
The massive 13 x 25 km wide volcano towers 2400-3300 m above surrounding plains and is elongated in a N-S direction. The frequently active Gunung Kerinci has been the source of numerous moderate explosive eruptions since its first recorded eruption in 1838.


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Source: GVP, Smithsonian Institute


See also: Sentinel hub | Landsat 8 | NASA FIRMS

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