PIA17283: Pine Island Glacier Ice Shelf
Target Name: Earth
Is a satellite of: Sol (our sun)
Product Size: 1984 x 1488 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: JPL
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Original Caption Released with Image:

This photo shows the ice front of the ice shelf in front of Pine Island Glacier, a major glacier system of West Antarctica. The image was taken during the NASA/Centro de Estudios Cientificos, Chile (CECS) Antarctic campaign of Fall 2002.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL-Caltech/UC Irvine

Image Addition Date:
2013-06-13