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New eruption of Rincón de la Vieja rose 2 kilometers above the crater

QCOSTARICA - The Rincón de la Vieja volcano, in north-western Costa Rica, about 23 km from Liberia, in the province of Guanacaste, gave a wake up call Thursday, with an eruption whose column of gas and vapor rose 2 kilometers above the active crater.   The...

Eruptions in Rincón de la Vieja volcano rose up to 2,000 meters above the height of the crater

The Rincón de la Vieja volcano, located between the cantons of Liberia and Upala, made two eruptions Monday, June 1, that reached 2,000 meters (2 km) above the height of the crater, reported the Vulcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (Ovsicori). The first eruption...

Thousands Evacuated as Guatemala Volcano Erupts Again

(TelesurTv) Authorities in Guatemala declared a red alert and evacuated around 4,000 people early Monday after the country's fiery Fuego volcano erupted for the fifth time this year, sending bursts of ash and lava down the mountain. The volcano last erupted in early November without...

Guatemala Calls for International Help: Death Toll Rises To 109

The death toll from last week’s devastating volcanic explosion in Guatemala has risen to 109, the National Forensic Sciences Institute (INACIF) said. Almost 200 people reported missing. It updated on Thursday the previous day’s count of 99 victims after ten more bodies were delivered to...

About 200 Reported Missing Over Guatemala’s Volcano Eruption – Authorities

The number of people who were reported missing after Guatemala’s Fuego Volcano eruption amounted to nearly 200 people, Sergio Cabanas, the head of the National Coordination for Disaster Reduction of Guatemala, said. The country's National Institute of Forensic Sciences said on Tuesday that bodies of...

Deadly Guatemala Volcano Eruption In Photos

At least 25 people have been killed, while an unconfirmed number of people have been injured in Guatemala's Fuego volcano eruption. Photos from Twitter      

Guatemalan Volcano Erupts: 25 Killed, Over 2000 Evacuated (Photos)

At least 25 people were killed when Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupted Sunday for the second time this year, spewing ash and rock and forcing the airport to close, the country's disaster agency said. "The toll was 25 dead as of 9:00 pm (0300 GMT Monday),"...

San José Sunset One Day After The Turrialba Eruption

Photos by Erick Solórzano of the San Jose afternoon after the Turrialba eruption. Photos were published on

Poas Volcano Eruption

Q PHOTOS - Awesome photos of the Poas Volcano eruption sent to the Q by Ken Beedle, taken from his home in Playa Blanca, Puntarenas, on the Nicoya Peninsula on Monday morning (May 22). "Needles to say, I was startled by what I saw and...

Turrialba Blew Its Stack This Morning After 5 Days Of No Activity

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - Following days of none and weeks of little activity, this Wednesday morning (Dec. 7), the Turrialba volcano made its presence felt again. The Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (Ovsicori) reported ash fall in the some areas of...

Turrialba Up Close and Personal (Photos)

Dr. Oscar Lücke posted these photos of an up close and personal look of the Red Sismológica Nacional, Costa Rica (RSN) crew while carrying maintenance work on instruments in the area of the top of the Turrialba volcano, on Thursday, October 6, 2016. ...

Volcano Eruptions Forces Early Morning Closure of The San Jose Airport

QCOSTARICA - The Turriabla volcano once again had an impact travel in Costa Rica, the Sunday night eruption affecting at least five flights attempting to take off from the San Jose airport in the early hours of Monday. The volcano erupted at 9:10pm Sunday. The ashfall...

Turrialba Volcano Eruption Shuts Down San Jose Airport

(QCOSTARICA) Airport operations at the San Jose international airport were suspended for Monday (Sept. 19) afternoon following the a major eruption of the Turrialba volcano sending a thing cloud of ash into the sky. The temporary closure was lifted for 30 minutes, but authorities decided...

Poas Volcano Eruption on Tuesday

(QCOSTARICA) The Poas volcano, northwest of San Jose, on Tuesday (August 16, 2016), at 2:09pm local time, erupte with a column of gas that rose to a height of 100 metres above the crater (2,808  metres - 9210.24 ft - above sea level). The activity...


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