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Number of Glaciers in Alaska

How many glaciers are there in Alaska?

13,912.

There are a total of 13,912 glaciers that can be found in the Alaskan/Yukon basin. This is based on data from the World Glacier Inventory maintained by the University of Colorado’â„¢s National Snow and Ice Data Center. The Alaskan Bering Glacier is the longest glacier in North America, which measures 204 kilometers long.

This fact is verified on : April 10, 2010.





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