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NOAA Photo Library Image - anta0070

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


Category: Antarctic/

High Resolution Photo Available





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