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Rock glaciers, Disko Island, Greenland, Version 1
Entry ID: GGD283_1


Summary
Abstract: Disko Island (8600 km2) is situated west of central mainland Greenland. The island is part of the Tertiary volcanic province of West Greenland and is mainly made up by lavas. The landscape is a plateau basalt landscape with cirque carved lava plateaus and U-shaped valleys and fjords. Rock glaciers are frequent in Disko Island (Humlum, 1982). In southern Disko Island, about 60 km SSE of the two ... View entire text

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 70.5   S: 69.5   E: -52.0   W: -55.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Rock glaciers, Disko Island, Greenland, Version 1
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-01-01
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Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

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Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1998-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16


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