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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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL130 EXT SW OBS VA DTG: 12/0045Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Friday Jul 12, 2019 01:00 AM | BY: VN

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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 00:44 UTC, 12/07/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190712/0045Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/24
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL130 EXT SW
OBS VA DTG: 12/0045Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 S0142 E10116 - S0149 E10110 - S0209
E10103 - S0155 E10048 - S0147 E10106 - S0140 E10114 MOV SW
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0645Z SFC/FL130 S0142 E10117 - S0203
E10051 - S0143 E10041 - S0140 E10115
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/1245Z SFC/FL130 S0143 E10117 - S0157
E10042 - S0135 E10041 - S0140 E10117
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/1845Z SFC/FL130 S0143 E10117 - S0159
E10044 - S0137 E10039 - S0140 E10117
RMK: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION OBSERVED ON SATELLITE EXTENDING
SOUTHWEST FROM SUMMIT. VA HEIGHT BASED ON IR TEMP OF 8C AND
MODEL GUIDANCE. FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190712/0645Z

Previous news
Friday, Jun 07, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 10 May 2019
Friday, May 10, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, May 05, 2019
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. ... [more]
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  4 May 2019
Saturday, May 04, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  3 May 2019
Friday, May 03, 2019
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