Popocatépetl volcano (Mexico): observation flight to measure crater dimensions
It revealed its depth of between 160 and 200 meters and diameter of 380 to 400 meters. Presence of a new lava batch was not confirmed.
Based on the parameters, it indicates continuing ash emissions in the near future.
The alert level for the volcano remains at "yellow".
The explosive eruption of the volcano continues dominated by near-constant ash emissions to an altitude of 19,000 ft (5,800 m).
19 emissions of water vapor, gases and small amounts of ash occurred.
The seismic station recorded 34 minutes of low amplitude volcanic tremor and quakes with magnitude M 1.6 and 2.1.
Source: Centro Nacional de Prevención de Desastres volcano activity update 6 November 2021