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Iceberg A68A moving away from the Antarctic Peninsula

Image captured on 11 January 2020, by the MODIS instrument, on board the Terra satellite.

Iceberg A68A on 11 January 2020 (Terra/MODIS)

True color image of Iceberg A68A moving away from the Antarctic Peninsula, acquired on 11 January 2020 by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Instrument, on board the Terra satellite. Iceberg A68A calved from the Larsen C Shelf in July 2017 and is likely now headed for the South Atlantic Ocean.

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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2020 at 3:30 PM EST