Rincon de la Vieja Volcano Erupts in Northern Costa Rica

The Rincón de la Vieja volcano erupted in northern Costa Rica during the early hours of June 28.

Footage shared by the Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (OVSICORI) shows the volcano’s explosion from El Gavilan in the country’s Alajuela Province.

The United States Geological Survey reported the eruption’s ash plume reached a height of 9,842 feet. Credit: OVSICORI-UNA via Storyful

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