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Kerinci Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA REPORTED TO FL150 AT 09/0440Z MOV ENE OBS VA DTG: 09/0510Z

Sun, 9 Aug 2020, 05:15
05:15 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU04 at 05:08 UTC, 09/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200809/0510Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/36
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA REPORTED TO FL150 AT 09/0440Z MOV ENE
OBS VA DTG: 09/0510Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 255/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/1110Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/1710Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/2310Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 600M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA
UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. HEIGHT
AND WINDS BASED ON 09/0439Z VONA AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
ADVISORY WILL BE REISSUED IF NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Wed, 5 Aug 2020, 06:00

Kerinci volcano (Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 5 August-11 August 2020 (Continuing Activity)

PVMBG reported that at 1024 on 7 August a brown ash emission from Kerinci rose 600 m above the summit and drifted NE, E, and SE. At 1140 on 9 August a brown ash plume rose 600 m above the summit and drifted ENE. The Alert Level remained at 2 (on a scale of 1-4), and the public was warned to remain outside of the 3-km exclusion zone. ... Read all
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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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