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Ilulissat Icefjord, Greenland
Ilulissat Icefjord, Greenland

Ilulissat Icefjord

Studied for over 250 years, it has helped to develop our understanding of climate change and icecap glaciology. The combination of a huge ice-sheet and the dramatic sounds of a fast-moving glacial ice-stream calving into a fjord covered by icebergs makes for a dramatic and awe-inspiring natural phenomenon.
Photo by Tina Rolf


North America


North America

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Capital: Nuuk (Godthaab)

Location: Northern North America, island between the Arctic Ocean and the North Atlantic Ocean, northeast of Canada

Government: none

Currency: Danish kroner (DKK)

Area: 2,166,086 sq km

Population: 57,799 (July 2021 est.)

Languages: Greenlandic (West Greenlandic or Kalaallisut is the official language), Danish, English

Religion: Evangelical Lutheran, traditional Inuit spiritual beliefs

TimeZone: UTC-3

Tel Code: +299

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