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What is this big black dot on the satellite view of google maps, located in Syria at about 4:00 from Damascus?

Big Black dot in Syria

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  • $\begingroup$ @njuffa - yes, kind of. But that question is very, very broad in its title so it didn't turn up in any of my searches. $\endgroup$ – josh Oct 13 '18 at 21:53
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This is the Al-Safa Volcano in Syria. According to Wikipedia it last erupted in 1850 AD.

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