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Geodesy and Glaciology


Webcam Vernagtferner

At the Schwarzkögele, southeast of the Vernagtferner, a camera overlooking the Vernagtferner is installed at a height of 3070 m, which takes several pictures each day. The mountain in the middle of the photo is the top of the Hochvernagtspitze.

Webcam archive

In our archive you will find all pictures recorded by the camera at the Schwarzkögele since 2010.

Sometimes visitors come to the glacier, but then they go again.

Comparison 2010 - 2020

A comparison of photos taken by the automated camera at the end of the ablation season, before the first snow, shows the recession of the glacier. A time series starting in 2000 taken by an analogue camera nearby can be found here.