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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
Sat, 14 Oct
Sat, 14 Oct 11:25 UTCM 2.2 / 23.8 km45 kmCOLPAN-(VAN)
Mon, 2 Oct
Mon, 2 Oct 19:13 UTCM 2.0 / 8.8 km46 kmPALANDOKEN-TUTAK (AGRI)
Sat, 30 Sep
Sat, 30 Sep 17:28 UTCM 2.1 / 24.3 km49 kmSAGLAMTAS-(VAN)
Mon, 18 Sep
Mon, 18 Sep 09:41 UTCM 4.0 / 1 km29 kmEASTERN TURKEY
Sat, 16 Sep
Sat, 16 Sep 01:14 UTCM 1.3 / 19 km49 kmSAGLAMTAS-(VAN) REVISE01 (2017.09.16
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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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