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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
Typical eruption style:

Frequent moderate explosive eruptions.


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Kerinci volcano news & activity updates:

Kerinci Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL140 MOV SE OBS VA DTG: 04/1200Z

Saturday May 04, 2019 12:00 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  4 May 2019
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 4 May 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU02 at 11:56 UTC, 04/05/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190504/1200Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/19
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL140 MOV SE
OBS VA DTG: 04/1200Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 285/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/1800Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/0000Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/0600Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION AT 04/1008Z TO FL140 MOV SE. VA
UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. HEIGHT
AND WINDS BASED ON GROUND REPORT AND PADANG 04/0000Z
SOUNDING. ADVISORY WILL BE REISSUED IF NEW INFORMATION IS
RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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