Summer in the Arctic

Summer is approaching in the Arctic, and the Arctic sea-ice is melting. From a maximum sea-ice extent in March, which this year occurred on March 3rd, with the ice covering 15.2 million km2, the ice-covered area will more than halved by September.


The MOSAiC expedition visible from space

The "hot spot" is the MOSAiC expedition as seen by the NOAA-20 satellite (VIIRS DNB image).


Ice chart-20180627

Ice chart for Arctic 27.06.2018

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