In the last 24 hours the seismic records of the monitoring system at Popocatepetl volcano registered 102 low-intensity exhalations, the most important of which occurred yesterday at 10:12 , 10:44 , 11:06 , 22:00 , 23:11 , and were folloed by emissions of gas, steam and moderate amounts of ash, reaching heights of up to 1.5 km above the crater.
Additionally 35 minutes of harmonic tremor were recorded.
Since dawn and up to the time of this report a faint but continuous emission of steam and gas, heading northwest, has been noted.Other monitoring parameters remain largely unchanged.
CENAPRED emphasizes that people SHOULD NOT go near the volcano, especially near the crater,
July 26, 11:00 h (July 26, 16:00 GMT) , Popocatepetl , Mexique :
Source : Cenapred.
Photo : Karel Del Angel