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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 TO FL140 MOV SW OBS VA DTG: 16/0040Z to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Sunday Feb 16, 2020 00:45 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 00:29 UTC, 16/02/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200216/0028Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/13
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL140 MOV SW
OBS VA DTG: 16/0040Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 050/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/0640Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/1240Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/1840Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 400M ABOVE SUMMIT AT
16/0002Z. VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SAT IMAGERY DUE TO
OBSCUARTAION BY MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON
GROUND REPORTS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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