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Stratovolcano 3800 m / 12,467 ft
Sumatra, Indonesia, -1.7°S / 101.27°ECurrent status
: minor activity or eruption warning
(3 out of 5)Kerinci webcams / live data
| ReportsKerinci volcano booksKerinci 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, 2019Typical eruption style:
Frequent moderate explosive eruptions.Last earthquakes nearbyLatest satellite imagesSentinel hub
| Landsat 8
Kerinci volcano news & activity updates:
Kerinci Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSION TO FL130 AT 05/0925Z MOV NE OBS BY GRND OBSERVER
Thursday Mar 05, 2020 10:30 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU03 at 10:26 UTC, 05/03/20 from ADRM
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/23
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSION TO FL130 AT 05/0925Z MOV NE
OBS BY GRND OBSERVER
OBS VA DTG: 05/1030Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/1630Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/2230Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/0430Z NOT AVBL
RMK: 05/1001Z VONA REPORTS VA EMISSION TO 200M ABOVE SUMMIT
MOV NE. VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD. ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF NEW INFORMATION IS
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
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