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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 OBS TO FL015 MOV W AT 08/0509Z OBS VA DTG: 08/0927Z

Friday Mar 08, 2019 09:45 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  8 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 8 Mar 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU05 at 09:31 UTC, 08/03/19 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190308/0927Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/4
INFO SOURCE: VONA, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL015 MOV W AT 08/0509Z
OBS VA DTG: 08/0927Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 060/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/1527Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/2127Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/0327Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VONA RECEIVED 08/0900Z REPORTING ERUPTION AT 08/0509Z.
VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON CURRENT SATELLITE IMAGERY AND IS
EXPECTED TO HAVE DISSIPATED. ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF NEW
INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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