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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
Fri, 4 Aug
Fri, 4 Aug 22:49 UTCM 1.8 / 21.7 km45 kmCOLPAN-(VAN)
Fri, 4 Aug 14:15 UTCM 2.2 / 7 km41 kmEASTERN TURKEY
Fri, 28 Jul
Fri, 28 Jul 21:10 UTCM 2.6 / 5 km46 kmKECIKIRAN-MURADIYE (VAN)
Mon, 24 Jul
Mon, 24 Jul 17:32 UTCM 2.2 / 22.8 km50 kmOVAPINAR-MURADIYE (VAN)
Mon, 24 Jul 12:29 UTCM 3.2 / 5 km50 kmBAGDASAN-(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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