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Girekol volcano

stratovolcano 2323 m
Turkey, 39.2°N / 43.18°E
Current status: dormant (1 out of 5)
Girekol volcano books
Typical eruption style: explosive
Girekol volcano eruptions: none in historic times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Sun, 19 Mar
Sun, 19 Mar 08:39 UTCM 2.5 / 7 km39 kmVAN GOLU
Wed, 8 Mar
Wed, 8 Mar 18:08 UTCM 2.0 / 10.8 km34 kmVAN GOLU
Sat, 4 Mar
Sat, 4 Mar 21:41 UTCM 2.0 / 20.5 km49 kmOVAPINAR-MURADIYE (VAN)
Wed, 1 Mar
Wed, 1 Mar 16:04 UTCM 2.9 / 5 km49 kmEASTERN TURKEY
Tue, 21 Feb
Tue, 21 Feb 04:17 UTCM 1.9 / 20.2 km39 kmKUMLUCA-(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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