Information About

Ultramarine Glacier

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Ultramarine Glacier on The Map

Location

60 ° 24' 18" N,
148 ° 19' 44" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Length

4 mi (6.44 km)

Elevation

738 ft (224.94 m)

Uses

Ultramarine Glacier in Detail.

About

on E side of Kenai Peninsula, heads in Sargent Icefield, trends NE to its terminus, 1 mi. SW of head of Blue Fiourd, 14 mi. NW of Chenega, Chugach Mts.

History

So named in 1908 by Grant (Grant and Higgins, 1913, p. 45), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), "because of the clear blue color of the ice near its end ***."