Kargapazari Dagi volcano

Unknown 2089 m / 6854 ft
Turkey, 40.01°N / 41.68°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Kargapazari Dagi volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than 2.58 million years ago (Pleistocene)

Latest nearby earthquakes

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
23 Jul 2021 18:01:16 GMT
2.9

7 km
28 km (17 mi)
31 km northeast of Erzurum, Turkey
Sun, 11 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
11 Jul 2021 01:58:26 GMT
1.6

12 km
18 km (11 mi)
21 km northeast of Pasinler, Erzurum, Turkey

Background

Kargapazari Dagi, located just north of the town of Pasinler and 35 km ENE of Erzurum (Ercan et al., 1993), was dated by Innocenti et al. (1982) around 8 Ma. However, Yilmaz (1990) identifies the area as Pliocene to Pleistocene based on dating by Nagao et al. (1989). Satellite imagery appears to show a half-caldera open to the NW with a dome in the center.
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Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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