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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 REPORTED TO FL140 AT 30/0351Z OBS VA DTG: 30/0430Z

Saturday Mar 30, 2019 04:30 AM | BY: VN

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

FVAU01 at 04:28 UTC, 30/03/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190330/0430Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/12
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA REPORTED TO FL140 AT 30/0351Z
OBS VA DTG: 30/0430Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 250/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 30/1030Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 30/1630Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 30/2230Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VONA REPORTING VA ERUPTION TO APPROX FL140 AT 30/0351Z,
MOV TO NE. VA NOT DISCERNIBLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
MET CLOUD OBSCURING AREA. ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF
FURTHER INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 19 Mar 2019
Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Mar 15, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 13 Mar 2019
Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 . ... [more]
Monday, Mar 11, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 10 Mar 2019
Sunday, Mar 10, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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