Amazing images from volcano Popocatepetl eruption in Mexico

The Popocatepetl volcano in Central Mexico exploded Sunday, spewing incandescent rocks and ash into the sky.

On Sunday, an amazing eruption from Mexico's Popocatepetl volcano swept the sky with rocks and ash.

According to a report by Mexico's National Disaster Prevention Center, the eruption reached up to 6,562 feet into the air. 

This is one of the country's most-active volcanoes and is only about 50 miles southeast of Mexico City. 

Check out these images people in Mexico shared on social media from the eruption: 

1. This was taken just minutes after the eruption

2. VIDEO: Fragments of the volcano up in the skies

3. Image taken right at the moment the volcano erupts

4. Beautiful the morning after the eruption

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