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New Eruptions at Rincon de la Vieja in Costa Rica

by Erik Klemetti
Almost 14 years since the last eruption of Rincón de la Vieja in Costa Rica, the volcano might be awakening from its break. Last week the mountain rumbled with two small explosions. Volcanologist and Eruptions blogger Erik Klemetti reports.
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    Rincón de la Vieja Volcano

  • Larry Lo

    Rincón de la Vieja, el conjunto volcánico más único de Costa Rica, tuvo una erupción en 22 de febrero. Me gustaría visitarlo la próxima vez de volverme a Costa Rica.

  • Patti O'Shea

    An undated image of Rincón de la Vieja in Costa Rica. The active crater is seen in the foreground with a small crater lake. The lake between the active crater and the forested crater is Los Jilgueros. Santa Maria volcano is seen in the far background.

  • Jim Hickey

    Seems a number of Costa Rican volcanoes are building an attitude including Rincon de la Vieja & Arenal

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