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Landsat Ice Caps
Landsat Ice Caps
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Title: Landsat Ice Caps


Landsat image of ice caps in northern Savernaya Zemlya, Russian Arctic Islands (80 degrees N.). The scene shows zones of melting on the ice caps. The largest ice cap is about 80 km across. Image courtesy of Julian Dowdeswell, Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, UK.

Location: Russia

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Type: JPEG image - 7.35 MB
Dimensions: 2550 x 2464
Resolution: 72 dpi

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Tags: Asia Landsat NR2010_08_25 RemoteSensing Russia glacier ice satellite



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