Humes Glacier

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Humes Glacier
Map showing the location of Humes Glacier
Map showing the location of Humes Glacier
Humes Glacier
Type Mountain glacier
Coordinates 47°47′22″N 123°39′02″W / 47.78944°N 123.65056°W / 47.78944; -123.65056Coordinates: 47°47′22″N 123°39′02″W / 47.78944°N 123.65056°W / 47.78944; -123.65056[1]
Length 1.25 mi (2.01 km)
Terminus Icefall and Talus

Humes Glacier is located in the Olympic Mountains in Olympic National Park, approximately 2.25 miles (3.62 km) southeast of the summit of Mount Olympus.[2] The glacier starts at nearly 6,000 ft (1,800 m) and descends downslope 1.25 mi (2.01 km), terminating at 4,800 ft (1,500 m) above sea level.

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  1. ^ "Humes Glacier". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-10-06. 
  2. ^ Mount Olympus. WA (Map). TopoQwest (United States Geological Survey Maps). Retrieved 2012-10-06.