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Girekol volcano

stratovolcano 2323 m
Turkey, 39.2°N / 43.18°E
Current status: dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
Girekol volcano books
Typical eruption style: explosive
Girekol volcano eruptions: none in historic times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Fri, 23 Feb
Fri, 23 Feb 12:42 UTCM 2.4 / 8 km44 kmGEDIKBULAK-(VAN)
Thu, 22 Feb
Thu, 22 Feb 12:23 UTCM 2.5 / 5 km45 kmERMISLER-(VAN)
Tue, 20 Feb
Tue, 20 Feb 07:23 UTCM 2.0 / 15.1 km40 kmKUMLUCA-(VAN)
Sun, 11 Feb
Sun, 11 Feb 21:58 UTCM 2.3 / 7 km46 kmCOLPAN-(VAN)
Sun, 11 Feb 00:16 UTCM 1.0 / 5 km13 kmCIMENLI-PATNOS (AGRI)
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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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