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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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL140, LAST OBS EXT N AT 19/0300Z.

Saturday Oct 20, 2018 00:15 AM |

Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 20 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 20 Oct 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0405 at 00:13 UTC, 20/10/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181020/0015Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/34
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL140, LAST OBS
EXT N AT 19/0300Z.
EST VA DTG: 20/0015Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0144 E10112 - S0145 E10120 - S0113
E10155 - S0049 E10135 - S0056 E10056 MOV N 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/0615Z SFC/FL140 S0144 E10119 - S0144
E10112 - S0059 E10054 - S0046 E10126 - S0108 E10151
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/1215Z SFC/FL140 S0144 E10118 - S0123
E10203 - S0047 E10149 - S0100 E10110 - S0141 E10112
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/1815Z SFC/FL140 S0144 E10115 - S0141
E10112 - S0057 E10141 - S0114 E10211 - S0141 E10202
RMK: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
MET CLOUD OBSCURATION. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE. LIGHT WINDS IN THE
AREA.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181020/0615Z

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