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Popocatépetl вулкан
Стратовулкан 5426 m / 17,802 ft
Central Mexico, 19.02°N / -98.62°W
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Popocatépetl Вулкан-извержения:
1345-47, 1354, 1363(?), 1488, 1504, 1509(?), 1512, 1518, 1519-23(?), 1528, 1530, 1539-40, 1542, 1548, 1571, 1580, 1590, 1592-94, 1642, 1663-65, 1666-67, 1697, 1720, 1802-04, 1827(?), 1834(?), 1852(?), 1919-22, 1923-24, 1925-27(?), 1933, 1942-43, 1947, 1994-95, 1996-2003, 2004-ongoing
Типичный извержения стиль:
Dominantly explosive, construction of lava domes. Plinian eruptions at intervals of several centuries or few thousands of years, vulcanian and strombolian activity in intermittent phases.
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Popocatepetl volcano news & eruption update

Popocatépetl volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMS

Вторник окт 24, 2017 22:45 |

Satellite image of Popocatépetl volcano on 24 Oct 2017
Satellite image of Popocatépetl volcano on 24 Oct 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX20 at 22:43 UTC, 24/10/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171024/2241Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: POPOCATEPETL 341090
PSN: N1901 W09837

AREA: MEXICO

SUMMIT ELEV: 17802 FT [5426 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/138

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NON-OPERATIONAL GOES-16.
VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 24/2222Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL230 315/0-5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/0430Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/1030Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 25/1630Z

RMK: VA EM SEEN IN WEBCAM IMAGERY STARTING AROUND
22Z BUT CANNOT BE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY. VA LOOKS
TO BE CONFINED TO ARND THE SUMMIT IN WEBCAM.
...WHISNANT

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171025/0445Z

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Воскресенье, окт 22, 2017
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Суббота, окт 21, 2017
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Satellite image of Popocatépetl volcano on 20 Oct 2017
Пятница, окт 20, 2017
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Понедельник, окт 16, 2017
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Среда, окт 11, 2017
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Background:

Volcán Popocatépetl, whose name is the Aztec word for smoking mountain, towers to 5426 m 70 km SE of Mexico City to form North America's 2nd-highest volcano.  The glacier-clad stratovolcano contains a steep-walled, 250-450 m deep crater.  The generally symmetrical volcano is modified by the sharp-peaked Ventorrillo on the NW, a remnant of an earlier volcano. 
At least three previous major cones were destroyed by gravitational failure during the Pleistocene, producing massive debris-avalanche deposits covering broad areas south of the volcano.  The modern volcano was constructed to the south of the late-Pleistocene to Holocene El Fraile cone.  Three major plinian eruptions, the most recent of which took place about 800 AD, have occurred from Popocatépetl since the mid Holocene, accompanied by pyroclastic flows and voluminous lahars that swept basins below the volcano.  Frequent historical eruptions, first recorded in Aztec codices, have occurred since precolumbian time.


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Source: GVP, Smithsonian Institution - Popocatepetl information


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