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Fiescher Glacier

 
Fiescher Glacier

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Location: valais, Switzerland, Europe

Lat/Lon: 46.51352°N / 8.11752°E

Object Type: Glacier

Object Title: Fiescher Glacier

 

Page By: om

Created/Edited: Jun 17, 2011 / Jun 17, 2011

Object ID: 722821

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Description

Fiescher Glacier (Fieschergletscher) is the second longest glacier in the Alps.
This is a valley glacier.


Tributary glacier:

Studer glacier
Galmi glacier
Trift glacier

Surrounding summits:

Gross Wannenhorn 3905m
Fieschergabelhorn 3876m
Schönbühlhorn 3854m
klein Wannenhorn 3706m
Gross Grünhorn 4043m
Hinter Fiescherhorn 4025m
klein Grünhorn 3913m
Ochs 3900m
Grünegghorn 3860m
Walcherhorn 3692m
Gross Fiescherhorn 4049 m
Agassizhorn 3946 m
Grünhorn 4044 m
Fieschergabelhorn 3876 m
Finsteraarhorn 4274 m
Finsteraar Rothorn 3530m
Oberaarhorn 3637m
Oberaar Rothorn 3463m
Galmihorn 3517m
Wasenhorn 3447 m

Measurements

Surface: 33 km2
Volume: ? m3
Length: 16 km
Width: 1 Km
Thickness: e < ? m

Altitude: 1700m < a < 4000m

Images

Fiesch valley and  FinsteraarhornFinsteraarhorn 4274mOberaarhorn and Fiescher GlacierFinsteraarhorn 4274mWannenhorn group southern...