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Mexico's El Popo volcano lights up the night sky with lava explosion

Reuters Amecameca, State of Mexico, Mexico Mar 27, 2019, 11.41 AM (IST)

Mexico's Popocatepetl volcano unleashed a powerful explosion on Tuesday (March 26), lighting up the night sky with lava and incandescent rock. According to reports, the explosion occurred at about 19.24 local time (13.24 GMT) with El Popo spewing out lava, incandescent rock and ash high into the sky.