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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:

Kerinci volcano (Sumatra, Indonesia): occasional ash emissions during the past two weeks

Thursday Apr 09, 2020 07:05 AM | BY: MARTIN

Kerinci volcano yesterday (image: PVMBG)
Kerinci volcano yesterday (image: PVMBG)
PVMBG recorded on 6 April a brown ash plume that reached approx. 14,000 ft (4,260 m) altitude and drifted N and NW.
The main crater smoke is observed in white with high moderate intensity around 50-100 meters from the summit.
The seismic station records 162 earthquakes and 1 tremor.
The Alert Level remained at 2.
There is a 3 km exclusion zone around the main crater in place.
Source: Pusat Vulkanologi dan Mitigasi Bencana Geologi volcano activity update 9 April 2020
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