Volcano Eruption in Costa Rica on October 18 2018 03:20 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Geo Geophysical (inc. landslide)
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Severe Significant threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number VE-20181018-65078-CRI
Event type Volcano Eruption
Date/Time October 18 2018 03:20 AM (UTC)
Last update October 18 2018 03:22 AM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level Is not or not known Damage level
Affected area County-level : Event affected one county.

Geographic information

Continent Central-America
Country Costa Rica
County / State Province of Guanacaste
Area Rincon de la Vieja Volcano
Coordinate 10.83, -85.34
Open Location Code: 762PRMJ7+JF   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 0
Injured person(s) 0
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0