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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: POSSIBLE VA ERUPTION TO FL140 MOV TO SW AT 28/1610Z.

Friday Sep 28, 2018 17:00 PM |

Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 28 Sep 2018
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 28 Sep 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0510 at 16:44 UTC, 28/09/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180928/1645Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/11
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSSIBLE VA ERUPTION TO FL140 MOV TO SW AT
28/1610Z.
OBS VA DTG: 28/1645Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0141 E10120 - S0201 E10104 - S0139
E10052 - S0136 E10117 MOV SW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 28/2245Z SFC/FL140 S0142 E10120 - S0204
E10059 - S0134 E10048 - S0137 E10118
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 29/0445Z SFC/FL140 S0142 E10120 - S0210
E10045 - S0140 E10033 - S0137 E10117
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 29/1045Z SFC/FL140 S0142 E10120 - S0210
E10045 - S0140 E10033 - S0136 E10116
RMK: POSSIBLE VA ERUPTION OBSERVED ON RGB SATELLITE IMAGERY
MOVING TO SW. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON OBS PLUME
MOVEMENT AND MODEL WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180928/2245Z

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