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Iceberg, near Ilulissat, Disco Bay, Greenland

Explore: Feb 17, 2009 #85

 

Ilulissat is located at 69°13′N, 51°06′W and about 200 kilometres north of the Arctic Circle. In translation Ilulissat is the Greenlandic word for "The Icebergs".

 

"Ilulissat Icefjord" was added to Unesco's World Heritage List in 2004.

 

The story behind the shot:

 

www.flickr.com/groups/zinnis_reisen/discuss/7215762916932...

 

but sorry, in German only.

 

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Taken on February 17, 2009