Petit glacier de Miage

Petit glacier de Miage

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Location Lat/Lon: 45.82700°N / 6.80000°E
Additional Information Object Type: Glacier


Petit Glacier de Miage is in France, on the west side of Miage pass. The "big" Miage glacier is in italy on the other side of Miage Pass.
Petit Glacier de Miage is the slope glacier on Aiguille de Bionnassay south side. It has been a valley glacier in the past.

Tributary glaciers:

Glacier de Tricot Length: 0.5 km
Glacier de Covagnet e=20m ; Length: 1.7 km

Independant glacier (but so close to Covagnet glacier):
Glacier d'Armencette e=20m ; Length: 1.7 km

Surrounding summits:

Aiguille de Tricot
Aiguille de Bionnassay
Dômes de Miage


Surface: 1.4 km2
Volume: 50 000 000 m3
Length: 2.7 km
Thickness: e < 40m

Altitude: 2300m < a < 3500m

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