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Girekol volcano

stratovolcano 2323 m
Turkey, 39.2°N / 43.18°E
Current status: dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: explosive
Girekol volcano eruptions: none in historic times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Sun, 19 Aug
Sun, 19 Aug 02:31 UTCM 2.7 / 14 km45 kmEASTERN TURKEY
Sat, 18 Aug
Sat, 18 Aug 00:46 UTCM 1.2 / 8.6 km55 kmESENKOC-MURADIYE (VAN)
Mon, 6 Aug
Mon, 6 Aug 16:46 UTCM 2.5 / 15 km47 kmEASTERN TURKEY
Fri, 27 Jul
Fri, 27 Jul 20:39 UTCM 2.6 / 12 km42 kmEASTERN TURKEY
Fri, 27 Jul 01:54 UTCM 2.2 / 7.7 km46 kmKECIKIRAN-MURADIYE (VAN)
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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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