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Rincón de la Vieja volcano, Costa Rica: news & activity updates

Updated: May 27, 2022 19:21 GMT -
Wed, 5 Jun 2019, 06:00
OVSICORI-UNA reported that a 10-minute-long eruption at Rincón de la Vieja began at 0343 on 11 June. Emissions were not visible due to weather conditions. Read all
Wed, 15 May 2019, 06:00
OVSICORI-UNA reported that phreatic eruptions at Rincón de la Vieja were recorded at 1703 on 14 May and 0357 on 17 May, though dense fog prevented visual confirmation of both events with webcams. On 15 May a local observer noted a diffuse plume of steam, gas, and particulates rising from the crater and photographed milky-gray deposits on the N part of the crater rim, ejected from the event the day before. Read all
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