Charctic Interactive Sea Ice Graph

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Enterprise ice attached to the Antarctic Peninsula

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National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC)

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Data and images shown in Charctic use passive microwave data from the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) F17 Sensor Microwave Imager/Sounder (SSMIS). Data sets include the Sea Ice Index, Near-Real-Time DMSP SSM/I-SSMIS Daily Polar Gridded Sea Ice Concentrations, and the NASA-produced Sea Ice Concentrations from Nimbus-7 SMMR and DMSP SSM/I Passive Mivrowave Data.

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