not so green

aerial photos of greenland and beyond

East Greenland landscapes

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Ikermiit Island, East Greenland

Here's a nice series of high-resolution images of East Greenland, by Flickr user NightrainLane. The first image shows the offshore island of Ikermiit in the foreground, with other coastal islands in the background.


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Coastal ice, East Greenland

In this image, Ikermiit Island is again visible, on the far right. The lower left corner of the picture is dominated by a branch of Greenland's interior icecap, which extends almost directly into the sea on many of the capes of this portion of East Greenland.


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Coastal islands, East Greenland

This image shows ice-covered mountainous islands in the Kangerdlugsuatsiak Fjord. In the lower left is Agdlak Island, with Narsaq Island in the lower right center. In the left center is the island of Grydefjeldel, while in the right center is Uvdlorsiutit.


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Icecap and glaciers, East Greenland

In this image, we can see the featureless expanse of the inland icecap in the foreground. Visible in the background are some of the glaciers feeding into the Kangerdlugsuatsiak Fjord.


Photos taken: September 26, 2005

Photos by: NightrainLane

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Not so green showcases aerial photographs from Greenland and from around the world taken by Flickr users, and locates each image on a map using Google Maps and Google Earth. More details.

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