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Girekol volcano

stratovolcano 2323 m
Turkey, 39.2°N / 43.18°E
Current status: dormant (1 out of 5)
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Typical eruption style: explosive
Girekol volcano eruptions: none in historic times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Sun, 7 May
Sun, 7 May 06:43 UTCM 2.3 / 4.4 km21 kmDINLENCE-ERCIS (VAN)
Sat, 6 May
Sat, 6 May 09:28 UTCM 2.2 / 8.2 km42 kmSESLIDOGAN-HAMUR (AGRI)
Mon, 1 May
Mon, 1 May 01:07 UTCM 1.7 / 11.1 km46 kmERMISLER-(VAN)
Sat, 29 Apr
Sat, 29 Apr 11:43 UTCM 2.4 / 5 km44 kmCOLPAN-(VAN)
Sat, 22 Apr
Sat, 22 Apr 23:35 UTCM 2.4 / 5 km48 kmEASTERN TURKEY
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A huge volcano north of Van lake with a great eruption crater towards south-east.

Background:

Girekol is a Pleistocene-to-Holocene calc-alkaline to alkaline volcanic center located directly north of the NE arm of Lake Van in eastern Anatolia (Yilmaz, 1990).


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