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Rock glaciers, Entremont, Valais, Switzerland
Entry ID: GGD290

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Abstract: The Entremont area is 300 square km wide and located in the western part of the Swiss Alps between the Mont-Blanc Massif and the Valaisian Alps, slightly north of the main crest of the alpine range. Altitude varies between 4313 m above see level (asl) at the top of the Grand-Combin and 714 m asl for the outlet of the valleys system. The geological composition is essentially dominated by ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 46.08   S: 45.85   E: 7.32   W: 7.08

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Delaloye, R, E. Reynard, and L.Wenker
Dataset Title: Rock glaciers, Entremont, Valais, Switzerland
Dataset Series Name: GGD290
Dataset Release Date: 1998-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-01-01
Stop Date: 1997-12-31
Data Center
Frozen Ground Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

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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Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
Phone: 41 26 300 90 21
Phone: 41 26 300 90 10
Fax: 41 26 300 97 46
Email: Reynald.Delaloye at
Contact Address:
University of Fribourg
Department of Geosciences
City: Fribourg
Postal Code: CH-1700
Country: Switzerland
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1998-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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