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Girekol volcano

stratovolcano 2323 m
Turkey, 39.2°N / 43.18°E
Current status: dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: explosive
Girekol volcano eruptions: none in historic times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Tue, 19 Jun
Tue, 19 Jun 11:15 UTCM 1.7 / 25.1 km21 kmYUVACIK-HAMUR (AGRI)
Sun, 17 Jun
Sun, 17 Jun 18:40 UTCM 3.4 / 5 km50 kmMERKEZ-(VAN) REVISE01 (2018.06.17
Fri, 15 Jun
Fri, 15 Jun 15:17 UTCM 2.1 / 14 km44 kmEASTERN TURKEY
Thu, 14 Jun
Thu, 14 Jun 16:24 UTCM 2.3 / 18.1 km38 kmVAN GOLU
Thu, 14 Jun 16:11 UTCM 2.0 / 10.5 km34 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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