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Sandal volcano

cinder cone 855 m
Turkey, 38.58°N / 28.55°E
Current status: dormant (1 out of 5)
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Typical eruption style: explosive
Sandal volcano eruptions: none in historic times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Sat, 20 May
Sat, 20 May 20:48 UTCM 1.7 / 5.8 km25 kmALHAN-ALASEHIR (MANISA)
Sat, 20 May 10:27 UTCM 2.7 / 5 km32 kmWESTERN TURKEY
Sat, 20 May 09:53 UTCM 2.6 / 5 km31 kmOSMANIYE-ALASEHIR (MANISA)
Sat, 20 May 09:05 UTCM 2.4 / 8.4 km28 kmKURUDERE-ALASEHIR (MANISA)
Sat, 20 May 08:50 UTCM 2.4 / 10.5 km22 kmORNEKKOY-ALASEHIR (MANISA)
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The Sandal volcano belongs to the Kula volcanic area.

Background:

It is part of the most western part of Turkey´s volcanism. There have been alkaline-basanitic-to-phonotephritic eruptions of Strombolian style in the Holocene until +- 10-000-35.000 years before.


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