Turrialba Volcano eruption

New Eruptions at Turrialba Volcano

Eruptions at Turrialba Volcano resumed with three new explosions, one of which reached nearly 4,000 meters (13,100 feet) in height, according to reports from the National University (UNA). This series of eruptions of the Turrialba Volcano, located in Cartago province, some 50 kilometers east of San José, started at 2:53 a.m. (GMT -6) this morning. The explosion…

Turrialba Volcano

Turrialba Volcano strikes again

Following days of a “normal” eruptive activity with steam and gasses, the Turrialba volcano stroke back this morning, spewing ash 3000 feet above the crater.   The 5:10 am eruption was the third since Wednesday night, according to the Observatorio Vulcanológico y Sismológico de Costa Rica (Ovsicori) – Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Watch the…

Turrialba Volcano Eruption

Turrialba Volcano new eruption

This past Saturday a new eruption of the Turrialba Volcano was reported by the Observatory on Volcanology and Seismology at the National University of Costa Rica. The outbreak happened a little before 2 p.m. during a clear, yet very windy, afternoon. The seismographic sensors of the OVSICORI began moving after 1:50 pm, at which time…