Welcome to SP!  -
Glacier d'Arsine
Custom Object

Glacier d'Arsine

 
Glacier d\'Arsine

Page Type: Custom Object

Location: Dauphiné, France, Europe

Lat/Lon: 44.96285°N / 6.41258°E

Object Type: Glacier

Object Title: Glacier d'Arsine

 

Page By: om

Created/Edited: Mar 7, 2011 / Mar 14, 2011

Object ID: 702977

Hits: 1700 

Page Score: 72.08%  - 2 Votes 

Vote: Log in to vote

 

Description

Glacier d'Arsine is a "white" glacier but the end is "black", covered with stones. The lake inside the glacier is due to ice melting. This is a valley glacier becoming a circus glacier.

Tributary glaciers:

Glacier supérieur d'Arsine
Glacier du Réou d'Arsine

Surrounding summits:

Pic d'Arsine 3272m
Pic de Neige Cordier 3614m
Pic du Glacier Blanc 3527m
Pic du Glacier d'Arsine 3364m
Pointe Cézanne 3365m
Les Agneaux 3664m

Measurements

Surface: 2,5 km2
Volume: ? m3
Length: 2,2 km
Width: 2,7 Km
Thickness: e < ? m

Altitude: 2500m < a < 3200m

Images

Lac du Glacier d\'ArsineLac du Glacier d\'ArsineLac du Glacier d\'ArsineGlacier d\'ArsineLes Agneaux, Cols de la...Montagne des AgneauxLes Agneaux
Lac du Glacier d\'ArsineLac du Glacier d\'ArsineLac du Glacier d\'ArsineMontagne des AgneauxLes Agneaux - Calotte route -...Pic du Glacier Blanc, Pic de...Pointe Césanne, Glacier...
[ View Gallery - 3 More Images ]