Sea Ice Minimum Concentration for 1979-2005

  • Released Tuesday, September 27, 2005

This animation shows the annual minimum sea ice extent and concentration for 25 years, from 1979 to 2005. Average climatology from 1979 to 2004 which is shown as a yellow outline is also included.
Three year moving average are shown from 1979-1981 through 2003-2005.


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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Scientific Visualization Studio

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This page was originally published on Tuesday, September 27, 2005.
This page was last updated on Wednesday, May 3, 2023 at 1:56 PM EDT.


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