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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 EMISSION TO FL140 MOV WNW OBS VA DTG: 04/0115Z to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Wednesday Mar 04, 2020 01:30 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 01:15 UTC, 04/03/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200304/0115Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/16
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL140 MOV WNW
OBS VA DTG: 04/0115Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0141 E10117 - S0144 E10116 - S0144
E10056 - S0133 E10058 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/0715Z SFC/FL140 S0146 E10118 - S0146
E10055 - S0132 E10055 - S0127 E10114 - S0141 E10121
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1315Z SFC/FL140 S0146 E10114 - S0129
E10103 - S0123 E10114 - S0131 E10127 - S0143 E10122
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/1915Z SFC/FL140 S0146 E10114 - S0142
E10110 - S0125 E10114 - S0128 E10128 - S0144 E10133
RMK: 04/055Z VONA REPORTS ERUPTION TO FL140 MOV NW.
CONTINUOUS VA PLUME IS PARTIALLY DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST
SATELLITE IMAGERY UNDER UPPER-LEVEL MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND
FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 04/0100Z IMAGERY, GROUND REPORT
AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200304/0715Z

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