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Kerinci volcano
Stratovolcano 3800 m / 12,467 ft
Sumatra, Indonesia, -1.7°S / 101.27°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Kerinci volcano eruptions:
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
Typical eruption style:

Frequent moderate explosive eruptions.


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Kerinci volcano news & activity updates:

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Sun, 6 Oct 2019, 07:00
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 6 Oct 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Mon, 2 Sep 2019, 05:30
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 . ...more [read all]
Sat, 3 Aug 2019, 03:15
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Wellington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 15 kts in W direction. ...more [read all]
Wed, 31 Jul 2019, 12:05
A small eruption was reported on 31 July (12:48 local time). It produced an ash cloud that rose to at least 4600 m above sea level and drifted ENE.
Wed, 31 Jul 2019, 06:15
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 31 Jul 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Fri, 12 Jul 2019, 01:00
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 . ...more [read all]
Fri, 7 Jun 2019, 01:45
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Fri, 10 May 2019, 12:45
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 10 May 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Sun, 5 May 2019, 01:30
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 and is moving at 10 kts in NE direction. ...more [read all]
Sat, 4 May 2019, 12:00
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 4 May 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]

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