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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 TO FL140 MOV SW 10KTS OBS VA DTG: 22/0000Z

Monday Oct 22, 2018 00:15 AM |

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

FVAU0405 at 00:02 UTC, 22/10/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181022/0000Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/39
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, PILOT REPORT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL140 MOV SW 10KTS
OBS VA DTG: 22/0000Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0142 E10119 - S0215 E10106 - S0157
E10039 - S0137 E10115 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/0600Z SFC/FL140 S0141 E10120 - S0218
E10106 - S0157 E10038 - S0137 E10115
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/1200Z SFC/FL140 S0141 E10120 - S0221
E10113 - S0157 E10038 - S0137 E10114
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/1800Z SFC/FL140 S0141 E10119 - S0221
E10113 - S0157 E10039 - S0137 E10114
RMK: PILOT REPORT OF VA TO FL140, EXTENDING SW. WEAK PLUME
OBS ON 21/2330Z SAT IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON
PILOT REPORT, HIMAWARI-8 AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181022/0600Z

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