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Girekol volcano

stratovolcano 2323 m
Turkey, 39.2°N / 43.18°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
Girekol volcano books
Typical eruption style: explosive
Girekol volcano eruptions: none in historic times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Mon, 15 Oct
Mon, 15 Oct 01:15 UTCM 2.0 / 17.6 km9 kmDIZDAR-ADILCEVAZ (BITLIS)
Thu, 4 Oct
Thu, 4 Oct 21:55 UTCM 1.9 / 2.9 km40 kmVAN GOLU
Thu, 27 Sep
Thu, 27 Sep 02:58 UTCM 2.4 / 6.4 km51 kmOVAPINAR-MURADIYE (VAN)
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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