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Akyarlar volcano

lava domes 172 m
Turkey, 36.98°N / 27.31°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: explosive
Akyarlar volcano eruptions: none in historic times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Tue, 15 Oct 2019
Tue, 15 Oct 01:47 UTCM 2.2 / 7.9 km7 kmKos Adasi (mediterranean Sea) (Greece)
Mon, 14 Oct 2019
Mon, 14 Oct 18:20 UTCM 1.7 / 14.9 km27 kmGokova Korfezi (mediterranean Sea) (Greece)
Mon, 14 Oct 16:16 UTCM 2.0 / 13.4 km18 kmKos Adasi (mediterranean Sea) (Greece)
Thu, 10 Oct 2019
Thu, 10 Oct 12:23 UTCM 1.8 / 22.8 km5 kmGokova Korfezi (mediterranean Sea) (Greece)
Thu, 10 Oct 03:27 UTCM 1.1 / 15.9 km28 kmGokova Korfezi (mediterranean Sea) (Turkey)
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The Bodrum & Akyarlar volcanics belong to the area of the active Cos volcanic complex and are the most western volcanics of Turkey.

Background:

The peninsula of Bodrum and Akyarlar is dominated by old dacitic andesitic lava extrusions and lava domes. Their age is probably Pleistocene and the first eruptions took place +- 2-3 mil. years ago.


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