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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
Fri, 20 Apr
Fri, 20 Apr 05:41 UTCM 3.6 / 5 km51 kmAKCIFT-(VAN)
Wed, 18 Apr
Wed, 18 Apr 12:52 UTCM 2.7 / 6.6 km43 kmERMISLER-(VAN)
Wed, 18 Apr 12:12 UTCM 3.0 / 5 km50 kmBAGDASAN-(VAN)
Thu, 12 Apr
Thu, 12 Apr 23:45 UTCM 1.3 / 5.4 km24 kmYILANLI-ERCIS (VAN)
Sun, 25 Mar
Sun, 25 Mar 21:16 UTCM 1.6 / 5 km10 kmAYGIRGOLU-ADILCEVAZ (BITLIS)
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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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