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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 EMISSION TO FL140 EST VA DTG: 20/1815Z

Saturday Oct 20, 2018 18:15 PM |

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

FVAU0405 at 18:05 UTC, 20/10/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181020/1815Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/37
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, GROUND OBS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL140
EST VA DTG: 20/1815Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0143 E10119 - S0057 E10126 - S0051
E10053 - S0120 E10031 - S0145 E10114 MOV N 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/0015Z SFC/FL140 S0145 E10117 - S0145
E10022 - S0109 E10031 - S0057 E10057 - S0140 E10120
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/0615Z SFC/FL140 S0145 E10117 - S0139
E10119 - S0107 E10036 - S0130 E10015 - S0157 E10021
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/1215Z SFC/FL140 S0145 E10118 - S0208
E10018 - S0140 E10008 - S0114 E10025 - S0139 E10119
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD OBSCURATION, HOWEVER 20/0220Z GROUND OBSERVATION
SUGGESTS ERUPTION IS ONGOING. HEIGHT/FORECAST BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 20/1650Z IMAGERY, GROUND OBS AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181021/0015Z

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