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Popocatepetl volcano: 13 explosions during 24 hours

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Christian Fernsby ▼ | August 16, 2019
The level of activity of the Popocatepetl volcano remains high, with frequent moderate to strong explosions.
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They often produce ash plumes of several kilometers height and eject lava bombs and blocks to up to approx. 1 km distance from the crater.

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In its latest report a few hours ago, CENAPRED reported that during the most recent 24 hour interval, the volcano produced 162 exhalations (passive emissions of steam, gas and low amounts of ash), 13 explosions, as well as 711 minutes of tremor.