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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
Sat, 10 Jun
Sat, 10 Jun 06:56 UTCM 2.2 / 23.1 km50 kmBAGDASAN-(VAN)
Tue, 6 Jun
Tue, 6 Jun 19:28 UTCM 1.9 / 8.1 km11 kmBAGBASI-PATNOS (AGRI)
Mon, 5 Jun
Mon, 5 Jun 01:59 UTCM 2.5 / 7.2 km44 kmERMISLER-(VAN)
Sun, 4 Jun
Sun, 4 Jun 11:56 UTCM 2.4 / 16.9 km38 kmVAN GOLU
Thu, 1 Jun
Thu, 1 Jun 21:51 UTCM 2.1 / 12.1 km47 kmCOLPAN-(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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