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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL140 EXT 20NM TO SSE AT 19/0030Z.

Saturday Nov 19, 2016 01:00 AM |

Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 19 Nov 2016
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 19 Nov 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 00:57 UTC, 19/11/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161119/0100Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/76
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL140 EXT 20NM TO SSE AT
19/0030Z.
OBS VA DTG: 19/0100Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0202 E10119 - S0158 E10129 - S0138
E10117 - S0140 E10113 MOV S 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/0700Z SFC/FL140 S0210 E10122 - S0200
E10143 - S0138 E10118 - S0141 E10112
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/1300Z SFC/FL140 S0209 E10123 - S0157
E10146 - S0138 E10118 - S0141 E10112
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/1900Z SFC/FL140 S0209 E10122 - S0157
E10146 - S0138 E10118 - S0141 E10112
RMK: WEAK EMISSION ON SAT IMAGERY MOV SSE. VA HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI IMAGERY, PADANG 18/1200Z SOUNDING
AND ACCESS/JMA MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161119/0700Z

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