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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
Girekol volcano books
Typical eruption style: explosive
Girekol volcano eruptions: none in historic times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Tue, 26 Feb 2019
Tue, 26 Feb 15:03 UTCM 2.4 / 11.1 km51 kmAKCIFT-(VAN) (Turkey)
Sat, 16 Feb 2019
Sat, 16 Feb 21:16 UTCM 2.7 / 5.7 km47 kmERMISLER-(VAN) (Turkey)
Wed, 6 Feb 2019
Wed, 6 Feb 21:04 UTCM 2.3 / 6.6 km43 kmGEDIKBULAK-(VAN)
Mon, 4 Feb 2019
Mon, 4 Feb 18:44 UTCM 2.4 / 7.9 km46 kmGEDIKBULAK-(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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