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Kisir Dagi

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  • Turkey
  • Mediterranean and Western Asia
  • Unknown
  • Pleistocene
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 40.97°N
  • 43.07°E

  • 3192 m
    10472 ft

  • 213804
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit

  • Volcano

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Kisir Dagi.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for Kisir Dagi.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Kisir Dagi.

The Global Volcanism Program has no synonyms or subfeatures listed for Kisir Dagi.

Eruptive History

The Global Volcanism Program is not aware of any Holocene eruptions from Kisir Dagi. If this volcano has had large eruptions (VEI >= 4) prior to 10,000 years ago, information might be found on the Kisir Dagi page in the LaMEVE (Large Magnitude Explosive Volcanic Eruptions) database, a part of the Volcano Global Risk Identification and Analysis Project (VOGRIPA).

Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Kisir Dagi.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Kisir Dagi.

Photo Gallery

The Global Volcanism Program has no photographs available for Kisir Dagi.

GVP Map Holdings

The maps shown below have been scanned from the GVP map archives and include the volcano on this page. Clicking on the small images will load the full 300 dpi map. Very small-scale maps (such as world maps) are not included. The maps database originated over 30 years ago, but was only recently updated and connected to our main database. We welcome users to tell us if they see incorrect information or other problems with the maps; please use the Contact GVP link at the bottom of the page to send us email.

Title: Geologic Map of Turkey (Eastern Sheet)
Publisher: Ludwig Reichert Verlag, Weisbaden, Germany
Country: Turkey
Year: 1985
Map Type: Geology
Scale: 1:2,000,000
Map of Geologic Map of Turkey (Eastern Sheet)

Title: Turkey, USSR (SW)
Publisher: DMA Aerospace Center
Country: Mid-E
Year: 1982
Series: ONC
Map Type: Navigation
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Map of Turkey, USSR (SW)

Title: Southwest Asia
Publisher: US Central Intelligence Agency
Country: Mid-E
Year: 1980
Map Type: Geographic
Scale: 1:3,000
Map of Southwest Asia

Title: Clermont-Ferrand
Publisher: US Army Map Service
Country: France
Year: 1943
Series: AMS M661
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Map of Clermont-Ferrand
Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

There are no samples for Kisir Dagi in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences Rock and Ore collection.

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