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Ilulissat Icefjord, Greenland

Ilulissat Icefjord, Greenland

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Uploaded 14 Dec 2009 by Lawrence Hislop
Year: 2010 Taken by: Lawrence Hislop
The Ilulissat Icefjord runs west 40 km (25 mi) from the Greenland ice sheet to Disko Bay close to the town of Ilulissat. At its eastern end is the <a href=http://maps.grida.no/go/graphic/jakobshavn-isbrae-and-ice-fjord-showing-locations-of-the-calving-ice-front-in-years-from-1851-to-2006-together-with-flow-velocity-observations>Jakobshavn Isbræ glacier</a>, the world's fastest moving glacier.
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