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Bijar Volcanic Field volcano

Pyroclastic cone(s) unknown
Iran, 35.58°N / 47.8°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
Bijar Volcanic Field volcano books
Typical eruption style: unspecified
Bijar Volcanic Field volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than 2.58 million years ago (Pleistocene) No recent earthquakes
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Background:

The Bijar volcanic field of a cluster of Miocene dacitic and rhyolitic lava domes and a group of Pleistocene (Potassium-Argon dates 1.3-0.5 million years ago) alkaline cinder and spatter cones and two rhyolitic lava domes (Boccaletti et al. 1976-77).
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Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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