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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 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
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200305/1030Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
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
SFC/FL130 230/10KT
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
RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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