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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
Typical eruption style:

Frequent moderate explosive eruptions.


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Kerinci volcano news & activity updates:

Kerinci volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL140 OBS MOV TO WSW AT 13/0120Z.

Sunday Aug 13, 2017 02:00 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0510 at 01:47 UTC, 13/08/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170813/0145Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/1
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL140 OBS MOV TO WSW AT 13/0120Z.
OBS VA DTG: 13/0145Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0141 E10107 - S0142 E10042 - S0154
E10050 - S0146 E10108 - S0142 E10118 - S0139 E10116 MOV S
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/0745Z SFC/FL140 S0144 E10044 - S0200
E10107 - S0143 E10118 - S0138 E10115
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/1345Z SFC/FL140 S0137 E10118 - S0138
E10108 - S0149 E10101 - S0157 E10116 - S0144 E10123
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/1945Z SFC/FL140 S0133 E10117 - S0139
E10107 - S0150 E10105 - S0153 E10123 - S0139 E10128
RMK: VA OBS MOV TO WSW ON THE LATEST HIMAWARI-8 VIS IMAGERY.
HEIGHT AND FORECAST DERIVED FROM OBS PLUME MOVEMENT ON SAT
IMAGERY AND ACCESS-R MODEL GUIDANCE. WINDS BECOMING LIGHT
AND VRB AFTER T+6 HOURS, HENCE, LOW CONFIDENCE IN FORECAST.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170813/0745Z

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Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 21 Nov 2016
Monday, Nov 21, 2016
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Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 19 Nov 2016
Saturday, Nov 19, 2016
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Friday, Nov 18, 2016
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Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 17 Nov 2016
Thursday, Nov 17, 2016
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Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 16 Nov 2016
Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016
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