Popocatepetl , Mexique : 72 long period events were registered .

Popocatepetl , Mexique : 72 long period events were registered .

April 01, 11:20 h (April 01, 17:20 GMT)

During the last 24 hours, 72 long period events were registered, the most important ocurred yesterday at 17:12 h and 17:41 h .
Also were detected two explosions, one of them yesterday at 15:21 h and today at 02:39 h .
One volcanotectonic earthquake were registered today at 07:49 h Mc 1.7. Additionally were detected 34 minutes of low amplitud tremor.
During the nigth it was observed persistent glow sources within the cráter .

At moment of this report the volcano have a continuous emission of steam and gas towards northeast .
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.

April 02, 2016.Popocatepetl , Mexique :

Source : Cenapred .

Photo : Luis Felipe Puente.

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