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Glacier du Trient
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Glacier du Trient

 
Glacier du Trient

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Location: Valais, Switzerland, Europe

Lat/Lon: 45.99315°N / 7.03056°E

Object Type: Glacier

Object Title: Glacier du Trient

 

Page By: om

Created/Edited: Nov 24, 2010 / Nov 24, 2010

Object ID: 680913

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Description

This is a "valley" glacier becoming a "cirque" glacier.
Le Trient is the name of the closest village.

Surrounding summits:

Aiguille du Tour 3540 m
Aiguilles Dorées 3519 m
Point d’Orny 3271 m

Measurements

Surface: 6.5 km2
Volume: 900 000 000 m3
Length: 5 km
Thickness: 100 < e < 150m

Altitude: 1800m < a < 3400m

Images

Col Superieur du TourGl.  du TrientGl.  du TrientGlacier de TrientAig Du Tour in the back...Plateau du Trient - Glacier d\'OrnyAiguille de Tour
The Aiguille du Tour from Le...Glacier du TrientGlacier du TrientIn front of the Aiguille du...East side of Mt Blanc massifTrient GlacierThe Aguille du Tour from the...
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