Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains, Antarctica -

Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains, Antarctica

View of the Sentinel Range in the Ellsworth Mountains, Antarctica.

The Sentinel Range is a major mountain range situated northward of Minnesota Glacier. Therefore  forming the northern half of the Ellsworth Mountains in Antarctica. Also The range trends NNW-SSE for about 185 km (115 mi) and is 24 to 48 km (15 to 30 mi) wide. Many peaks rise over 4,000 m (13,100 ft) and Vinson Massif (4892 m) in the southern part of the range is the highest elevation on the continent.

The Ellsworth Mountains are the highest mountain ranges in Antarctica. Therefore forming a 360 km (224 mi) long and 48 km (30 mi) wide chain of mountains. Also in a north to south configuration on the western margin of the Ronne Ice Shelf in Marie Byrd Land. They are bisected by Minnesota Glacier to form the Sentinel Range to the north and the Heritage Range to the south.Argentinian and British ones.

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