Popocatepetl, Mexico : 16 low-intensity exhalations.

Popocatepetl, Mexico : 16 low-intensity exhalations.

In the last 24 hours the seismic records of the monitoring system at Popocatépetl volcano registered 16 low-intensity exhalations, accompanied mainly by steam and gas emissions. Also were registered four explosions, yesterday at 16h07 pm and today at 00h43 , 00h44 and 08h50 .
During the night and early today was observed incandescence in the area of crater, which increased by episodes .

From the early hours of the morning until the time of this report, there has been a continuous emission of steam, gases and ashes .
CENAPRED emphasizes that people SHOULD NOT go near the volcano, especially near the crater, due to the hazard caused by ballistic fragments .
This type of activity is included within the scenarios Volcanic Traffic Light Yellow Phase 2.

December 25, 2015. Popocatepetl, Mexico :

 Source : Cenapred .

Photo : Angelopolis

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