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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 13/2346Z OBS VA DTG: 14/0050Z

Sunday Apr 14, 2019 01:00 AM | BY: VN

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

FVAU02 at 00:52 UTC, 14/04/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190414/0050Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/16
INFO SOURCE: VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA REPORTED TO FL140 AT 13/2346Z
OBS VA DTG: 14/0050Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 220/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/0650Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/1250Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 14/1850Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VONA 13/2346Z FOR VA TO FL140 MOV NE. VA UNIDENTIFIABLE
ON SATELLITE IMAGERY IN CLEAR CONDITIONS. HEIGHT AND WINDS
BASED ON VONA AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Saturday, Apr 13, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  3 Apr 2019
Wednesday, Apr 03, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Seismic activity at Kerinci during the past months, showing many small explosion signals (orange bars; image: Magma Indonesia)
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019
The volcano continues to produce frequent, but typically small explosive eruptions. This morning, an ash plume was reported that rose approx. 500 from the summit crater of Indonesia's highest active volcano. ... [more]
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 19 Mar 2019
Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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