Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Details for: Acigol-Nevsehir
A large group of maars, lava domes, basaltic lava flows, and pyroclastic cones occupies the Acigöl-Nevsehir caldera in central Turkey in this NASA Landsat mosaic (with north to the top). The elliptical 7 x 8 km wide late-Pleistocene caldera, whose rim is not apparent in this image, is traversed by the national highway between the towns of Acigöl and Nevsehir (top-right, just right of the mosaic join line). NASA Landsat7 image (worldwind.arc.nasa.gov)
Volcano Number:213004
Volcano Name:Acigol-Nevsehir
Country:Turkey
Volcano Type:Caldera
Last Eruption:-2080
Elevation:1683m
Tectonic Setting:Intraplate / Continental crust (> 25 km)
Pop. within 5km:127863
Pop. within 10km:127863
Pop. within 30km:218469
Pop. within 100km:2253483
Latitude:38.537
Longitude:34.621



Eruption Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Volcano Number Volcano Name Eruption Number Activity Type Explosivity Index Max Explosivity Index Modifier Activity Area Activity Unit Start Evidence Method Start Date End Date
213004 Acigol-Nevsehir 13900 Confirmed Eruption Tephra layer T10 Radiocarbon (uncorrected) -7810
213004 Acigol-Nevsehir 13901 Confirmed Eruption Tephra layer T13 Radiocarbon (uncorrected) -6230
213004 Acigol-Nevsehir 13902 Confirmed Eruption Tephra layer T15 Radiocarbon (uncorrected) -3500
213004 Acigol-Nevsehir 13903 Confirmed Eruption Tephra layer T17 Radiocarbon (uncorrected) -2370
213004 Acigol-Nevsehir 13904 Confirmed Eruption Anthropology -2080
Emissions Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution No emissions data found for this volcano.


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