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Coleman Glacier:  Avalanche Triggered By Icefall (MtBaker032707-_036.jpg)
27-MAR-2007

Coleman Glacier: Avalanche Triggered By Icefall (MtBaker032707-_036.jpg)

The avalanche debris covers the upper track of the ice block, suggesting
that serac collapse caused avalanche release.

For detail of the fracture line and release zone, see this image .

The ice block is estimated to be 15 to 20 ft in diameter.
For more detail, see also this and this image.


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