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Arctic Sea Ice Minimum Concentration for 1979-2006
This animation shows the annual minimum Arctic sea ice extent and concentration from 1979 to 2006. Average climatology from 1979 to 2004 is shown as a yellow outline.
Yearly Arctic sea ice concentrations 1979 to 2006 (with dates and climatology average)
Yearly Arctic sea ice concentrations 1979 to 2006
Date overlay files corresponding to yearly sea ice
Sea ice climatology averages from 1979 to 2004
Arctic sea ice from Sep 14, 2006 (with climatology average)
Arctic Sea ice from Sep 14, 2006
Arctic Sea ice from Sep 21, 1979
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio
Datasets used in this visualization
Nimbus-7 September Sea Ice Concentration AnomalyID: 421Collected with SSMR September 2003
DMSPID: 11Collected with SSM/I 1979-2006
Defense Meteorological Satellite Program Special Sensor Microwave ImagerSee all pages that use this dataset
Comiso's September Minimum Sea Ice ConcentrationID: 540Data Compilation NASA/GSFC 1979-2006
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