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Kerinci Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA REPORTED TO FL140 AT 09/2338Z MOV NW OBS VA DTG: 10/0000Z

Fri, 10 Apr 2020, 00:00
00:00 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  9 Apr 2020
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 9 Apr 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU01 at 23:58 UTC, 09/04/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200410/0000Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/28
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA REPORTED TO FL140 AT 09/2338Z MOV NW
OBS VA DTG: 10/0000Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 180/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0600Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/1200Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1800Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 600M ABOVE SUMMIT MOV NW. VA
UNIDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND WINDS
BASED ON 09/2338Z VONA AND MODEL GUIDANCE. ADVSIORY WILL BE
REISSUED IF NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200410/0600Z

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Thu, 9 Apr 2020, 07:05

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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) 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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