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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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL140 OBS VA DTG: 05/1130Z

Sunday Jan 05, 2020 12:15 PM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU02 at 12:06 UTC, 05/01/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200105/1130Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/8
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL140
OBS VA DTG: 05/1130Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 330/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/1730Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/2330Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/0530Z NOT AVBL
RMK: VA HAS NOT BEEN IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
DURING THE LAST 24 HOURS. VA STILL EXPECTED IN THE VICINITY
OF VOLCANO, WITH 05/0132Z VONA INDICATING ERUPTION IS
ONGOING. NO FORECAST POLYGONS PROVIDED DUE TO LACK OF
OBSERVATIONS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200105/1730Z

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