Devdorak Glacier

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Devdorak Glacier

 

a valley glacier on the northeastern slope of Mount Kazbek in the Caucasus, near the Georgian Military Road. The glacier is 7.2 km long and about 300 M wide and has an area of 4.1 sq km. It ends at an elevation of 2,257 m. Its surface is dissected by icefalls and fissures and is partially covered by moraine.

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