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Greenland Arctic Desert and Northernmost Land in the World
Greenland Arctic Desert and Northernmost Land in the World
In northern Greenland precipitation is so low, that many areas can be called Arctic deserts. In particular Peary Land has precipitation levels of only about 25 to 200 mm per year, all as snow, and was not covered by glaciers during the most recent ice age. Peary Land with Oodaaq island is the northernmost land of the world. The coastline is dee ...
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  • Peary Land,  northernmost land in the world, Greenland
  • Peary Land,  northernmost land in the world, Greenland
  • Peary Land,  northernmost land in the world, Greenland
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