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Turrialba vulkaan
Stratovulkaan 3340 m (10,958 ft)
Costa Rica, 10.03°N / -83.77°W
Current status: kleine activiteit of uitbarsting waarschuwing (3 out of 5)
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Turrialba vulkaanuitbarstingen:
1723(?), 1847(?), 1853, 1855, 1861(?), 1864-65, 1866, 2010 (Jan 4) - ongoing
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Turrialba volcano (Costa Rica): activity updates and eruption news

Turrialba vulkaan (Costa Rica): nieuwe vent opent op de SE flank als gevolg van overdruk

vr, 13 jan 2012, 10:33
10:33 AM |
Als het resultaat van een overdruk op de zuidoostelijke flank van de krater West geopend Turrialba vulkaan (Costa Rica) een nieuwe vent op 12 januari 2012.

Deze decompressie gebeurtenis vrijgegeven as die werd gedragen door de wind ten minste tot Tres Rios (27 km ZW van de vent). Als gevolg daarvan de Comisión Nacional de Emergencias en de Turrialba vulkaan Nationaal Park de administratie verklaard een gele waarschuwing en de toegang, die nog steeds het geval op 17 januari is gesloten.

(Message from OVSICORI-UNA)

A report with more details is available in English and Spanish on the webpage of the OVSICORI-UNA (Observatorio Vulcanológico y Sismológico de Costa Rica):
English version:
Spanish version:

A video illustrating the activity on January 13th, 2012 is also available:
Vorig nieuws
Wed, 17 Mar 2010, 09:49
OVSICORI reports that incandescence was observed at Turrialba for the first time. This Lees alle
Sat, 23 Jan 2010, 07:36
A sudden increase of gas emission from the new vent in Turrialba's crater since the morning of 20 Jan prompted the authorities to suspend agricultural activities in the immediate areas around the volcano. ... Lees alle
Fri, 8 Jan 2010, 17:16
Turrialba volcano started erupting ash from one of tis summit craters on the morning of 4 January. ... Lees alle
Sat, 15 Dec 2007, 13:03
The volcanic unrest at Turrialba seems to intensify, and signs of a possible new eruption in the near to medium future are getting stronger: According to OVSICORI-UNA a gas-and-steam plume from Turrialba rose to an altitude greater than 5.3 km (17,400 ft) a.s.l. on 5 December. Fieldwork confirmed an unusual output of gas from several fumaroles along the S outer wall. Areas burned by acute acidification have extended in the last month. Pastures turned yellowish near the upper areas, and native and exotic tree species were impacted as well as birch tree patches along most drainages. Within the W crater, temperatures of fumaroles reached 280 degrees Celsius and native sulfur was present. ... Lees alle
Thu, 13 Sep 2007, 05:58
Unrest at Turrialba volcano continues. Increased fumarolic activity had started in August 2006 and is concentrated mainly  to the W of Turrialba's central crater. ... Lees alle

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