Alsek Glacier

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Quick Facts

  • Location: 59 ° 12' 5" N, 138 ° 2' 49" W
  • Region: Yakutat
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  • Elevation: 1033 ft (314.86 m)


heads at 591500N1375500W trends S and W 11 mi. to its 1961 terminus on Alsek River, 1 mi. E of Gateway Knob and 61 mi. SE of Yakutat

Named by Lieutenant Commander Moser (1901, pl. 43 and p. 388), U.S. Navy (USN).


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