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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: VONA FOR ERUPTION TO FL150 AT 06/2342Z OBS VA DTG: 07/0140Z

Friday Jun 07, 2019 01:45 AM | BY: VN

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

FVAU02 at 01:42 UTC, 07/06/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190607/0140Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/23
INFO SOURCE: VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VONA FOR ERUPTION TO FL150 AT 06/2342Z
OBS VA DTG: 07/0140Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 VRB05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/0740Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/1340Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 07/1940Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 800M ABOVE SUMMIT MOVING
EAST. VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD. HEIGHT AND WINDS BASED ON GROUND REPORT AND MODEL
DATA. ADVISORY WILL BE RE-ISSUED IN NEW INFORMATION IS
RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Sunday, May 05, 2019
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Saturday, May 04, 2019
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Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  3 May 2019
Friday, May 03, 2019
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Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  2 May 2019
Thursday, May 02, 2019
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