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Volume 8, issue 5
The Cryosphere, 8, 1741–1755, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-8-1741-2014
© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under
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The Cryosphere, 8, 1741–1755, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-8-1741-2014
© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 19 Sep 2014

Research article | 19 Sep 2014

The length of the world's glaciers – a new approach for the global calculation of center lines

H. Machguth and M. Huss
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