Earth  ID: 3087

Long Island Size Iceberg Collides with Ice Sheet

Several days ago the iceberg B-15A collided with an ice sheet that is next to the Drygalski Ice Tongue. This collision did not slow the iceberg down. It is still heading towards the Drygalski Ice Tongue.

Visualization Credits

Stuart A. Snodgrass (GST): Lead Animator
Kevin Mahoney (CSC): Animator
Jacques Descloitres (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio

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Data Used:
Terra/MODIS 2004/11/09, 15, 19, 21, 26; 2004/12/02, 04, 07, 10, 13, 20, 23; 2005/01/02, 11, 12, 14, 17, 18
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This item is part of this series:
Iceberg B-15A

SVS >> Iceberg
SVS >> Long Island
SVS >> Iceberg B-15A
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