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Turrialba volcano
Stratovolcano 3340 m (10,958 ft)
Costa Rica, 10.03°N / -83.77°W
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Turrialba volcano eruptions:
1723(?), 1847(?), 1853, 1855, 1861(?), 1864-65, 1866, 2010 (Jan 4) - ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Explosive.
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Turrialba volcano (Costa Rica): activity updates and eruption news

Turrialba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: EXHALATION AT 16/1220Z

Fri, 16 Jun 2017, 12:45
12:45 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX22 at 12:41 UTC, 16/06/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170616/1238Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/171

INFO SOURCE:

ERUPTION DETAILS: EXHALATION AT
16/1220Z

RMK: WE HAVE RECEIVED INFORMATION SUGGESTING A
POSSIBLE VA
EMISSION. WE WILL GATHER FURTHER
INFORMATION AND ISSUE A FULL ADVISORY
AS SOON AS
POSSIBLE.

NXT ADVISORY: AS SOON AS POSSIBLE

Previous news
Wed, 24 May 2017, 12:05
During 17-23 May, seismic activity at the volcano was low. Occasional ash emission occurred and rose as high as 1 km above the vent. Light ashfall was reported in El Tapojo and Juan Viñas (15 km SSE) during 17-18 May, and in Capellades (along with a strong sulfur odor) during 19-20 May. ... read all
 

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