Glacier du Trient

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Valais, Switzerland, Europe
Object Type:
Glacier
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Glacier du Trient
Created On: Nov 24, 2010
Last Edited On: Nov 24, 2010
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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