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Kerinci Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA REPORTED TO FL150 AT 13/0540Z EST VA DTG: 13/0643Z

Thu, 13 Aug 2020, 07:00
07:00 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 13 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 13 Aug 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU03 at 06:44 UTC, 13/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200813/0643Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/38
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA REPORTED TO FL150 AT 13/0540Z
EST VA DTG: 13/0643Z
EST VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 200/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/1243Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/1843Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 14/0043Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO FL150. VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON
SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND WINDS BASED
ON GROUND REPORT AND MODEL GUIDANCE. ADVISORY WILL BE
REISSUED IF NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Wed, 12 Aug 2020, 06:00

Kerinci volcano (Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 12 August-18 August 2020 (Continuing Activity)

PVMBG reported that at 1602 on 12 August a brown ash emission from Kerinci rose 1 km above the summit and drifted NE, E, and SE. At 1225 on 13 August and 0731 on 15 August brown ash emissions rose 600-800 m and drifted ENE and NW, respectively. On 16 August brown emissions rose 300-500 m and drifted W. ... 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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