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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 01/2253Z OBS VA DTG: 01/2343Z

Saturday Nov 02, 2019 00:00 AM | BY: VN

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

FVAU03 at 23:43 UTC, 01/11/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191101/2343Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/35
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM VONA, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA REPORTED TO FL140 AT 01/2253Z
OBS VA DTG: 01/2343Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 VRB10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/0543Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/1143Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/1743Z NO VA EXP
RMK: GROUND OBSERVER REPORTS VA ERUPTION TO APPROX FL140 AT
01/2253Z, MOVING TO THE ESE. VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON
SATELLITE IMAGERY. ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF NEW INFO IS
RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 31 Oct 2019
Thursday, Oct 31, 2019
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Wednesday, Oct 30, 2019
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Wednesday, Oct 30, 2019
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Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  6 Oct 2019
Sunday, Oct 06, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Sep 02, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 . ... [more]

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