Stratovolcano- a volcano built up of alternate layers of lava and ash
Location: in the Cordillera de Anáhuac, central Mexico, on the Puebla-Mexico state border
It is the second highest peak in Mexico
Its name is the Aztec word for "smoking mountain"
After almost 50 years of dormancy, "Popo" came back to life in 1994 and has since then been producing powerful explosions at irregular intervals.
Towers to 5426 m
An explosion from February 25th, 2015