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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 TO FL220 EXT TO NE AT 05/0100Z. to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Sunday May 05, 2019 01:30 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 and is moving at 10 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 01:25 UTC, 05/05/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190505/0125Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/20
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, PIREP
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL220 EXT TO NE AT 05/0100Z.
OBS VA DTG: 05/0125Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0144 E10116 - S0141 E10112 - S0116
E10134 - S0123 E10148 - S0133 E10127 MOV NE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/0725Z SFC/FL220 S0144 E10115 - S0141
E10112 - S0115 E10133 - S0122 E10149 - S0138 E10136
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/1325Z SFC/FL220 S0145 E10115 - S0141
E10112 - S0115 E10133 - S0122 E10149 - S0138 E10136
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/1925Z SFC/FL220 S0145 E10115 - S0141
E10112 - S0115 E10134 - S0122 E10149 - S0138 E10136
RMK: PIREP FOR VA TO FL220 AT 04/2310Z. VA OBS ON LATEST
VIS SAT IMAGERY EXT TO NE; HOWEVER, EXTENT OF VA PARTLY
OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON PIREP,
HIMAWARI-8, PADANG 04/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190505/0725Z

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