Details Sites
Name Kucukcekmece
Site added 2008-04-12 12:09:00
Year of investigation 2007
Country Turkey
Region Marmara
Province Istanbul
Site type Point
Time all
Latitude 40.9856
Longitude 28.7609
Datum --
Elevation -14
Previous elevation
Distance 500
Previous distance 350
Geomorphic setting Lagoon
Site Type
  • Engine core
Site description Kucukcekmece Lagoon is in the northern rim of the Sea. It was an important ancient port in the 6th century.
Paleotsunamis [New]
Event n° Lab. youngest age Youngest calendar age Lab. oldest age Oldest calendar age Preferred age
Event n° 1 --±-- [--, --] --±-- [--, --] --
Bibliography [Edit]
Authors Year Title Journal/Report
Altinok Y., M.N. Cagatay, B. Alpar, S. Akcer, N. Ozer, U. Sancar, E. Damci, D. Acar, S. Ceylan, H. Agor, H. Aykurt, O. Makaroglu 2008 Investigation of paleotsunami deposits in the cores of Kucukcekmece Lagoon, Sea of Marmara, Turkey Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU General Assembly 2008