Rincon de la Vieja , Costa Rica : Rincon de la Vieja volcano lake down to 5 meters .

Rincon de la Vieja , Costa Rica : Rincon de la Vieja volcano lake down to 5 meters .

Rincon de la Vieja volcano lake down to 5 meters 10 JUNE 2016. The constant changes in the Rincon de la Vieja volcano has forced the experts to make more frequent monitoring in the active crater. Recent weeks have seen increased activity, and with…

Rincon de la Vieja , Costa Rica : Rincon de la Vieja volcano has a moderate hydrothermal explosion.

Rincon de la Vieja , Costa Rica : Rincon de la Vieja volcano has a moderate hydrothermal explosion.

Rincon de la Vieja volcano has a moderate hydrothermal explosion 1 MAY 2016. The Rincon de la Vieja volcano, located in Guanacaste, this afternoon, had an hydrothermal explosion -(Hydrothermal water and/or minerals). This occurred in the lake of the volcano (1,895 m.s.n.m.) which is…

Rincon de la Vieja , Costa Rica : The lake level of Rincon de la Vieja volcano fell three meters .

Rincon de la Vieja , Costa Rica : The lake level of Rincon de la Vieja volcano fell three meters .

Lake level of Rincon de la Vieja fell three meters . 10 APRIL 2016. The lake level of Rincon de la Vieja volcano fell three meters in the last four months. This has been determined by volcanologists of the National Seismological Network (RSN) on…

Rincón de la Vieja , Costa Rica : The temperature of the lake water was 45 degrees Celsius.

Rincón de la Vieja , Costa Rica : The temperature of the lake water was 45 degrees Celsius.

OVSICORI-UNA reported that the seismic station located 1.8 km from Rincón de la Vieja recorded increased activity between late September and early November 2015, which became further evident in February 2016. Field investigations were conducted in February and March to assess this recent activity….

Rincon De La Vieja , Costa Rica : fresh lava in the form of small bursts of volcanic glass (obsidian).

Rincon De La Vieja , Costa Rica : fresh lava in the form of small bursts of volcanic glass (obsidian).

During last week the Rincón de la Vieja has had some small explosions that ejected ash in the area near the volcano. This is the first sign of activity of the volcano from a brief period in September 2014. No explosion was particularly important,…

Rincon de la Vieja , Costa Rica : new eruption of Rincón de la Vieja .

Rincon de la Vieja , Costa Rica : new eruption of Rincón de la Vieja .

Experts from the OVSICORI visited the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano to analyze his recent activity. They recommend to northern residents volcano to keep a watch on the rivers. Recent phreatic eruptions eject material that fell in areas near the crater, the rains that…

Rincón de la Vieja , Nicaragua : The Rincon de la Vieja volcano became active on Thursday morning.

Rincón de la Vieja , Nicaragua : The Rincon de la Vieja volcano became active on Thursday morning.

The Rincon de la Vieja volcano became active on Thursday morning. A tall column of ash from the main crater was reported. The last time of the volcano erupted was last September, when he presented an increase in its eruptive activity. The authorities, by…

Rincón de la Vieja , Costa Rica : the water level in the lake has dropped than two meters .

Rincón de la Vieja , Costa Rica : the water level in the lake has dropped than two meters .

Sludge from phreatic eruptions of the Rincón de la Vieja were found by volcanologists to Copelares, a site located two kilometers from the crater. A detailed report of the National Seismological Network (RSN) and the Science Research Center of the Earth (CICG), both from…

Rincón de la Vieja , Costa Rica : the water level of the lake dropped by two meters .

Rincón de la Vieja , Costa Rica : the water level of the lake dropped by two meters .

The accumulation of material on the north wall, where the river begins Pénjamo, with the consequent possibility of a flow of sediment along the bed of the river, is the main risk identified in the Rincon de la Vieja volcano. So detailed volcanologists Research…

Rincón de la Vieja : new increase in its eruptive activity.

Rincón de la Vieja :  new increase in its eruptive activity.

The volcano Rincón de la Vieja presented a new increase in its eruptive activity, which began in late September and in early October. Specialists of National Seismological Network (RSN: UCR-ICE) recorded seismic signals associated with eruptions, and there are reports of local residents who…