The Fuego volcano erupted violently on February 26, 2020, 03:41 local time, generating 5 to 12 strombolian explosions per hour.
The resulting plume of ash and gas reached approximately 4,500 m-4,700 m asl in a West-Southwest direction.
Ashfall was reported in Santa Sofía (12 km SW), Morelia (9 km SW), Panimaché I and II (8 km SW), Finca Palo Verde, San Pedro Yepocapa (8 km NW), Sangre de Cristo (8 km WSW) and El Porvenir (8 km ENE).
Mexico’s Popocatepetl volcano violently erupted on February 25, 2020.
Ash and debris were ejected into the air. WOW!
The strong explosion occurred on Tuesday, 00:16 a.m. local time and ejected large amount of incandescent volcanic material into the air.