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Grand glacier de Miage
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Grand glacier de Miage

 
Grand glacier de Miage

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Location: Aosta, Italy, Europe

Lat/Lon: 45.79800°N / 6.84800°E

Object Type: Glacier

Object Title: Grand glacier de Miage

 

Page By: om

Created/Edited: Dec 10, 2010 / Dec 10, 2010

Object ID: 683910

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Description

This is the second biggest glacier in Mont Blanc Group.
This is a typical valley glacier.


Tributary glaciers:

Glacier de Bionnassay
Glacier du Dôme
Glacier du mont Blanc

Surrounding summits:

Petit Mont blanc 3424m
Aiguille de Tré la Tête 3930m
Aiguille de Bionnassay 4052m
Piton des Italiens 4002m
Dôme du Goûter 4304m
Mont Blanc 3810m
Mont Blanc de Courmayeur 3748m
Pointe Louis Amédée 4460m
Mont Brouillard 4069m
Pointe Baretti 4013m

Measurements

Surface: 11 km2
Volume: 1 320 000 000 m3
Length: 9 km
Thickness: 150m < e < 400m

Altitude: 1770m < a < 3800m

Images

Aiguille Noire de PeutereyGeneral view of the southest...Aiguille noire, Grandes JorassesAiguille Noire de PeutereyMoraine de MiageMiage glacier moraineMont Rouge de Peuterey
Miage glacier