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PN Los Glaciares | Glaciar Perito Moreno
WI_ar220.jpg PN Los Glaciares  |  Glaciar Perito Moreno Thumbnails PN Los Glaciares  |  Glaciar Perito Moreno

At the time shown, this glacier is approx. 250 square kilometres large and 30 kilometres long. It originates from the Southern Patagonian Ice Field and calves into Lago Argentino along an ice front of 5 km length which sometimes impounds one branch of the lake, leading to episodic breakthroughs.

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Monday 04 December 2006 by Martin Mergili (921 visits)