Mexico’s Popocatépetl volcano erupted on Thursday with a dramatic show of lava and a cloud of ash and rocks that reached 3,000m (9,800ft) into the sky.No-one was hurt. Popocatépetl is an active stratovolcano, 70km (43 miles) south-east of the capital, Mexico City.Its name means “smokey mountain” in the indigenous Náhuatl language.

Mexico’s Popocatépetl volcano erupted on Thursday with a dramatic present off of lava and a cloud of ash and rocks that reached 3,000m (9,800ft) into the sky.

No-one became as soon as damage. Popocatépetl is an active stratovolcano, 70km (43 miles) south-east of the capital, Mexico Metropolis.

Its title capability “smokey mountain” in the indigenous Náhuatl language.

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