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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
Fri, 17 Jan 2020
Fri, 17 Jan 08:42 UTCM 2.0 / 4.4 km6 kmGokova Korfezi (mediterranean Sea) (Turkey)
Sat, 11 Jan 2020
Sat, 11 Jan 23:01 UTCM 1.5 / 7.5 km24 kmGokova Korfezi (mediterranean Sea) (Turkey)
Sat, 11 Jan 23:00 UTCM 1.9 / 6.9 km19 kmGokova Korfezi (mediterranean Sea) (Turkey)
Thu, 2 Jan 2020
Thu, 2 Jan 07:29 UTCM 1.6 / 16 km25 kmGokova Korfezi (mediterranean Sea) (Turkey)
Thu, 2 Jan 03:32 UTCM 1.8 / 7.6 km20 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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