Rock glaciers, Lombardy, Italy
Entry ID: GGD22

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Abstract: Lombardia is one of the administrative regions into which Italy is divided. The more eastern part of Italian sector of the Lepontine Alps and a large part of the Rhaetian Alps are located in this region.. The highest point is Bernina peak (4052 m asl). There are 305 glaciers, and the total glaciated area is about 113 sq km. The glaciers are more widespread in the northeastern part of the region ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 46.5   S: 45.83   E: 10.5   W: 9.3

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Guglielmin, M., C. Smiraglia, N. Cannone, and C. Tellini
Dataset Title: Rock glaciers, Lombardy, Italy
Dataset Release Date: 1998-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1987-01-01
Stop Date: 1997-12-31
Data Center
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Phone: +39 (0) 332 421 412
Fax: +39 (0) 332 421 330
Email: mauro.guglielmin at
Contact Address:
Insubria University
Via G. Matteotti 22
City: Lissone
Postal Code: 20035
Country: Italy
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1998-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-07-31
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