Iceberg C-19 in the Ross Sea, Antarctica
March 16, 2003
When the sun rose over Antarctica after months of polar darkness, it revealed that a new, large iceberg had calved off the Ross Ice Shelf (bottom left) during Antarctica's long, dark winter. MODIS image.
Topics: Environment, Ice shelves of Antarctica, Iceberg, Physical oceanography, Ross Ice Shelf, Drygalski Ice Tongue, McMurdo Sound, Ice shelf, Ross Sea, Antarctica