Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
3-19 Sep 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
19-26 Sep 2020: Pearl of the Aegean - Santorini - Santorini Island (Greece)
10-18 Oct 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
14-27 Nov 2020: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
News

no news in this list.

 

Akyarlar volcano

lava domes 172 m
Turkey, 36.98°N / 27.31°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
Akyarlar volcano books
Typical eruption style: explosive
Akyarlar volcano eruptions: none in historic times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Fri, 10 Jul 2020
Fri, 10 Jul 11:41 UTCM 1.9 / 12.3 km14 kmOniki Adalar (mediterranean Sea) (Greece)
Thu, 9 Jul 2020
Thu, 9 Jul 02:48 UTCM 1.4 / 10.2 km13 kmBodrum (mugla) (Turkey)
Tue, 7 Jul 2020
Tue, 7 Jul 15:27 UTCM 1.3 / 24.4 km25 kmGokova Korfezi (mediterranean Sea) (Turkey)
Tue, 7 Jul 03:03 UTCM 1.6 / 4.4 km24 kmGulluk Korfezi (aegean Sea) (Turkey)
Tue, 30 Jun 2020
Tue, 30 Jun 23:57 UTCM 1.1 / 4.9 km8 kmGokova Korfezi (mediterranean Sea) (Greece)
View all recent quakes
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.


Latest satellite images


See also: Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
 

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.