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Volcanoes of Costa Rica
Map showing Costa Rica's most active volcanoes and the location of the plate boundary between the subducting Pacific and the overriding Carribean plate. (Base map created using Jules Verne UNAVCO map tool featuring Face of the Earth (TM)).
Map showing Costa Rica's most active volcanoes and the location of the plate boundary between the subducting Pacific and the overriding Carribean plate. (Base map created using Jules Verne UNAVCO map tool featuring Face of the Earth (TM)).

Latest news:

Rincon de la Vieja volcano covered by clouds from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Donnerstag, Feb 20, 2020
OVSICORI-UNA recorded at night on 17 February a small eruption associated with LP tremor. The number of LP events has generally decreased. Additionally, it was measured a extension with a inflation of volcanic edifice, but it is not significant. ... [mehr]
Rincon de la Vieja volcano from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Freitag, Feb 14, 2020
OVSICORI-UNA reported that seismic tremor has decreased over the past days. There is tendency to inflation of the volcano edifice. ... [mehr]
 
Arenal
(Stratovolcano)
Arenal volcano seen from Rio CalienteArenal, a major tourist attraction in Costa Rica, is one of the most active volcanoes of Central America. Since a major eruption in 1968, it has been in near-continuous activity building a lava dome and displaying mild explosive activity from the summit crater. [mehr]

Barva
(Complex volcano)
[mehr]

Irazu
(Stratovolcano)
Irazú (3432 m) immediately east of the capital San José is Costa Rica's highest and one of its most active volcanoes. Tephra fall (ash) during the last major eruption of Irazú in 1963-65 caused heavy damage to infrastructure and life in San José and its surroundings. [mehr]

Miravalles
(Stratovolcano)
[mehr]

Orosí
(Stratovolcanoes)
[mehr]

Platanar
(Stratovolcanoes)
[mehr]

Poas
(Stratovolcano)
Poás is one of Costa Rica´s most active volcanoes, and one of its most frequently visited and prominent ones. It contains a green acid crater lake and during some of its frequent phreatic eruptions, water from the lake is ejected like a geyser. [mehr]

Rincón de la Vieja
(Complex volcano)
Rincón de la Vieja is the largest volcano in NW Costa Rica and one of its most active ones. [mehr]

Tenorio
(Stratovolcanoes)
[mehr]

Turrialba
(Stratovolcano)
Turrialba Vulkan Irazu gesehenTurrialba (3340 m) ist der östlichste der aktiven Vulkane Costa Ricas. Er ist ein großer Stratovulkan mit einem Komplex von 3 Gipfelkratern. Seine Flanken sind weitgehend von landwirtschaftlichen Flächen und Wäldern bedeckt.
Nach dem bis 2006 letzten Ausbruch im Jahr 1866 be... [mehr]

Volcanoes of Costa Rica

Arenal |Barva |Irazu |Miravalles |Orosí |Platanar |Poas |Rincón de la Vieja |Tenorio |Turrialba
Costa Rica is a small country but has a lot of active volcanoes aligned like pearls on a chain, caused by the NE subduction of the Pacific tectonic plate under the Carribean plate. Among the country's most active volcanoes are Arenal, Poás and Irazú volcanoes.
 

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