1.4.6 Breakup of the Ross Ice Shelf
|Figure 1.9 Breakup of the Ross Ice Shelf
Images collected at the Rutherford Appleton
Laboratory show the breakup of the Ross Ice
Shelf in the Autumn of 2000. This image was
taken on the 7th December 2000, and shows the
icebergs breaking away from the main ice sheet.
The image is a visible day time image
combining the 1.6, 0.87 and 0.67 µm wavebands.