Not logged in
Data Publisher for Earth & Environmental Science

Steinacker, Reinhold (1979): Specific mass blance of Aletschgletscher and Hintereisferner, Alps. doi:10.1594/PANGAEA.803108,
Supplement to: Steinacker, R (1979): Rückrechnung des Massenhaushaltes des Hintereisferners mit Hilfe von Klimadaten. Zeitschrift für Gletscherkunde und Glazialgeologie, 15(1), 101-104, hdl:10013/epic.40238.d001

Always quote above citation when using data! You can download the citation in several formats below.

RIS CitationBibTeX CitationShow MapGoogle Earth

More than 25 years of mass budget measurements of Hintereisferner allow a correlation with simultaneous observations of the climatological station Vent (1900 m a. s. l.). By this means it is possible to estimate the mass budget of earlier periods. Extreme values in the period between 1934/35 and 1951/52 span a range nearly twice as wide as in the pcriod thereafter.
Median Latitude: 46.623471 * Median Longitude: 9.425416 * South-bound Latitude: 46.442222 * West-bound Longitude: 8.077222 * North-bound Latitude: 46.804720 * East-bound Longitude: 10.773610
Date/Time Start: 1934-01-01T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1976-01-01T00:00:00
Minimum Elevation: 2450.0 m * Maximum Elevation: 3700.0 m
ALG * Latitude: 46.442222 * Longitude: 8.077222 * Location: Aletsch Glacier, Bernese Alps, Switzerland
HEF (Hintereisferner) * Latitude: 46.804720 * Longitude: 10.773610 * Elevation Start: 2450.0 m * Elevation End: 3700.0 m * Location: Hintereisferner, Ötztaler Alpen, Tirol, Österreich * Comment: Area: 7.8 km**2
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
1Event labelEvent
3Date/time endDate/time endSteinacker, Reinhold
4Specific mass balancebkg/m2Steinacker, Reinhold
5Specific mass balancebkg/m2Steinacker, ReinholdCalculatedmit Gl. 1 (TS)
193 data points

Download Data

Download dataset as tab-delimited text (use the following character encoding: )

View dataset as HTML