Acıgöl–Nevşehir

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Acıgöl–Nevşehir
Acıgöl–Nevşehir is located in Turkey
Acıgöl–Nevşehir
Acıgöl–Nevşehir
Highest point
Elevation 1,689 m (5,541 ft) [1]
Coordinates 38°32′28″N 34°37′13″E / 38.54111°N 34.62028°E / 38.54111; 34.62028Coordinates: 38°32′28″N 34°37′13″E / 38.54111°N 34.62028°E / 38.54111; 34.62028[2]
Geography
Location Turkey
Geology
Last eruption 2080 BC ± 200 years[1]

Acıgöl–Nevşehir is a volcano in Turkey with an elevation of 1,689 metres (5,541 ft).

It is a caldera volcano about 7 by 8 km wide and is traversed by the national highway from Acıgöl to Nevşehir.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Acigol-Nevsehir". Global Volcanism Program. Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved 2010-03-19. 
  2. ^ "Googlemaps". Retrieved 2010-07-13. 
  • Froger, J.-L; Lénat, J.-F; Chorowicz, J; Le Pennec, J.-L; Bourdier, J.-L; Köse, O; Zimitoglu, O; Gündogdu, N.M; Gourgaud, A (1998). "Hidden calderas evidenced by multisource geophysical data; example of Cappadocian Calderas, Central Anatolia". Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 85: 99. Bibcode:1998JVGR...85...99F. doi:10.1016/S0377-0273(98)00052-3.