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Girekol volcano

stratovolcano 2323 m
Turkey, 39.2°N / 43.18°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: explosive
Girekol volcano eruptions: none in historic times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Sat, 8 Dec
Sat, 8 Dec 21:12 UTCM 2.3 / 5 km47 kmKARAAGAC-(VAN)
Mon, 3 Dec
Mon, 3 Dec 22:23 UTCM 3.1 / 5 km51 kmAKCIFT-(VAN)
Sun, 2 Dec
Sun, 2 Dec 00:59 UTCM 1.6 / 16.1 km44 kmCOLPAN-(VAN)
Thu, 22 Nov
Thu, 22 Nov 06:39 UTCM 2.0 / 16 km42 kmEASTERN TURKEY
Sun, 18 Nov
Sun, 18 Nov 20:52 UTCM 1.3 / 15.3 km27 kmCELEBIBAGI-ERCIS (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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