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

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