Arctic Yearly Minimum Sea Ice Extent 1979-2003

  • Released Tuesday, June 13, 2006

This animation shows the Arctic yearly minimum sea ice extent from September for each year from 1979 through 2003. The average sea ice extent from 1979-2002 is outlined in orange.


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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Scientific Visualization Studio

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This page was originally published on Tuesday, June 13, 2006.
This page was last updated on Wednesday, May 3, 2023 at 1:55 PM EDT.


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