Moont Süphan

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Moont Süphan
Suphan 01.jpg
Moont Süphan in October 2007
Heichest pynt
Elevation 4,058 m (13,314 ft) [1][2]
Prominence 2,189 m (7,182 ft) [2][3]
Leetin Ultra
Coordinates 38°55′54″N 42°50′03″E / 38.93167°N 42.83417°E / 38.93167; 42.83417Coordinates: 38°55′54″N 42°50′03″E / 38.93167°N 42.83417°E / 38.93167; 42.83417[3][4]
Geografie
Moont Süphan is locatit in Turkey
Moont Süphan
Moont Süphan
Location in Turkey
Location Bitlis Province, Turkey
Parent range Armenie Heichland
Geology
Age o rock Holocene[4]
Muntain teep Stratovolcano [5]
Last eruption 8050 BCE (?)[4]

Moont Süphan (Turkis: Süphan Dağı, Kurdish: Sîpanê Xelatê, Armenie: Սիփան, Sipan) is a stratovolcano locatit in eastren Turkey, immediately north of Loch Van. It is the seicont heichest volcano in Turkey, with an elevation of 4,058 metres (13,314 feet), and haes the seicont heichest prominence of the Armenie Heichland, efter Moont Ararat.

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Panorama near the peak of Moont Süphan
Moont Süphan frae Aygırgölü, in August 2009

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Kurter, Ajun (20 May 1988). "Glaciers of the Middle East and Africa: Turkey" (PDF). United States Geological Survey Professional Paper. Archived from the original on 11 October 2017. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Suphan Dagi, Turkey". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved January 25, 2014. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Turkey Mountain Ultra-Prominence". Peaklist.org. Retrieved January 25, 2014. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Suphan Dagi". Global Volcanism Program. Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved 2007-01-20. 
  5. "Mount Sipan Stratovolcano North of Lake Van, Turkey". Earth Snapshot. Retrieved January 25, 2014. 

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