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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 EMISSION REPORTED TO FL140 AT 03/0232Z OBS VA DTG: 03/0300Z

Friday Jan 03, 2020 03:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on  3 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 3 Jan 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU02 at 03:00 UTC, 03/01/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200103/0300Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/1
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSION REPORTED TO FL140 AT 03/0232Z
OBS VA DTG: 03/0300Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 030/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0900Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1500Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/2100Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORT WEAK VA EMISSION TO 400M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA
UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. HEIGHT
AND WINDS BASED ON GROUND REPORT, PADANG 03/0000Z SOUNDING
AND MODEL GUIDANCE. ADVISORY WILL BE REISSUED IF NEW
INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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