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Kerinci Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL141 OBS FM GND AT 21/2215Z, MOV SW OBS VA DTG: 22/0010Z to 14100 ft (4300 m)

Mon, 22 Mar 2021, 00:15
00:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 22 Mar 2021
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 22 Mar 2021
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14100 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 141 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 00:10 UTC, 22/03/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210322/0010Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/1
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL141 OBS FM GND AT 21/2215Z, MOV SW
OBS VA DTG: 22/0010Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 045/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/0610Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/1210Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/1810Z NOT AVBL
RMK: VA TO FL141 AT 21/2320Z REPORTED BY GND OBS. VA NOT
IDENTIFIABLE ON CURRENT SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD
COVER. A ONE-OFF ADVISORY IS ISSUED AND WILL BE UPDATED IF
FURTHER ERUPTION INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news

Wed, 14 Oct 2020, 06:00

Kerinci volcano (Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 14 October-20 October 2020 (Continuing Activity)

PVMBG reported that on 17 October dense white, brown, and black ash plumes rose 100-800 m above Kerinci's summit and drifted NE. White-and-brown plumes rose as high as 400 m and drifted NE and E during 18-19 October. The Alert Level remained at 2 (on a scale of 1-4), and the public was reminded to stay outside of the general 1-km radius from the summit and 4 km on the SSE flank. ... Read all
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Kerinci volcano
Stratovolcano 3800 m / 12,467 ft
Sumatra (Indonesia), -1.7°S / 101.27°E
Current status: restless (2 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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