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Laguna Poco Sol

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  • Costa Rica
  • Central America Volcanic Arc
  • Minor | Explosion crater(?)
  • Pleistocene
  • Country
  • Volcanic Province
  • Landform | Volc Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 10.35°N
  • 84.67°W

  • 789 m
    2589 ft

  • 345803
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
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Most Recent Bulletin Report: June 1969 (CSLP 44-69)

Fumarolic activity reported and pictured in newspapers

Card 0568 (04 June 1969) Fumarolic activity reported and pictured in newspapers

The following is from a cable received on 3 June. "Newspapers carry story and photos fumarolic activity at Cerro Poco Sol located 16 miles W of Quesada in dense jungle area . . . . Unable to ascertain whether such activity new or unusual."

Information Contacts: Richard Berg, American Embassy, San José, Costa Rica

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for Laguna Poco Sol.

Bulletin Reports - Index

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06/1969 (CSLP 44-69) Fumarolic activity reported and pictured in newspapers




Information is preliminary and subject to change. All times are local (unless otherwise noted)


June 1969 (CSLP 44-69)

Fumarolic activity reported and pictured in newspapers

Card 0568 (04 June 1969) Fumarolic activity reported and pictured in newspapers

The following is from a cable received on 3 June. "Newspapers carry story and photos fumarolic activity at Cerro Poco Sol located 16 miles W of Quesada in dense jungle area . . . . Unable to ascertain whether such activity new or unusual."

Information Contacts: Richard Berg, American Embassy, San José, Costa Rica

The Global Volcanism Program has no synonyms or subfeatures listed for Laguna Poco Sol.

Eruptive History

The Global Volcanism Program is not aware of any Holocene eruptions from Laguna Poco Sol. If this volcano has had large eruptions (VEI >= 4) prior to 10,000 years ago, information might be found on the Laguna Poco Sol page in the LaMEVE (Large Magnitude Explosive Volcanic Eruptions) database, a part of the Volcano Global Risk Identification and Analysis Project (VOGRIPA).

Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Laguna Poco Sol.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Laguna Poco Sol.

Photo Gallery

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GVP Map Holdings

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Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

There are no samples for Laguna Poco Sol in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences Rock and Ore collection.

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