Mexico's Popocatepetl Volcano Spews Ash, Smoke While Covered in Snow

Mexico’s Popocatepetl volcano emitted a stream of ash and smoke on March 16.

The volcano has produced 73 small eruptions over the last 24 hours, accompanied by steam and gas, according to a report by the National Center for Disaster Prevention.

In addition, two volcano-tectonic events occurred with a magnitude of 2.0 and 1.4, respectively. Credit: Nicola Rustichelli via Storyful