not so green

aerial photos of greenland and beyond

Disko Island

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Nodost Bay, West Greenland

Here's a great series of images from Flickr user coastal eddy, whose photostream boasts an impressive array of aerial images. This series comes from West Greenland, in the vicinity of Disko Island, Greenland's largest offshore island. The first shot shows the Nordost Bay, north of Disko. On the left is the southern portion of the Svartenhuk Peninsula, and above right center is the Ingia cape at the northern tip of Ubekendt Island.


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Suvdlorssuaq Strait, West Greenland

This image shows the Suvdlorssuaq Strait between Disko Island (right) and the Nuussuaq peninsula of the mainland (on the left). Note the huge ice floes.


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Kuganguaq Valley, Disko Island, West Greenland

The final image shows the Kuganguaq Valley on Disko Island, looking north across the Suvdlorssuaq Strait with the Nuussuaq peninsula visible in the background.


Photos taken: March 14, 2006

Photos by: coastal eddy

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