Banding of ice clearly seen in this closeup view of a tabular iceberg. The
horizontal bands of ice are similar to stratigraphic layers in rock formations
and can be dated under certain circumstances when the ice is still in place.
Image ID: anta0070, NOAA At The Ends of the Earth Collection Location: Antarctic Peninsula Photographer: Dr. David Demer, NOAA/NMFS/SWFSC/AMLR