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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 TO FL140 EXT N LAST OBS 19/0300Z EST VA DTG: 19/0615Z

Friday Oct 19, 2018 06:15 AM |

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

FVAU0405 at 06:12 UTC, 19/10/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181019/0615Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/31
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL140 EXT N LAST OBS 19/0300Z
EST VA DTG: 19/0615Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0144 E10113 - S0145 E10118 - S0117
E10144 - S0049 E10131 - S0053 E10103 - S0115 E10052 MOV N
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/1215Z SFC/FL140 S0146 E10117 - S0118
E10048 - S0052 E10054 - S0049 E10137 - S0122 E10149
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/1815Z SFC/FL140 S0145 E10118 - S0123
E10150 - S0049 E10137 - S0053 E10054 - S0118 E10047 - S0144
E10112
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/0015Z SFC/FL140 S0144 E10117 - S0144
E10114 - S0119 E10047 - S0052 E10055 - S0051 E10137 - S0120
E10147
RMK: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD OBSCURATION. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS IN THE
AREA
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181019/1215Z

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