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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, 22 Apr
Sat, 22 Apr 23:35 UTCM 2.4 / 5 km48 kmEASTERN TURKEY
Thu, 20 Apr
Thu, 20 Apr 12:35 UTCM 2.1 / 5 km23 kmAKCIRA-ADILCEVAZ (BITLIS)
Tue, 18 Apr
Tue, 18 Apr 00:13 UTCM 1.6 / 5 km42 kmVAN GOLU
Fri, 14 Apr
Fri, 14 Apr 03:11 UTCM 2.6 / 2 km45 kmEASTERN TURKEY
Tue, 11 Apr
Tue, 11 Apr 20:56 UTCM 2.0 / 1.8 km41 kmVAN GOLU
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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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