You now understand what's involved
in hunting down icebergs using satellite images. Try out your new
knowledge and skill in the real world by locating today's
Things to keep in mind
Here are some things to keep in mind as you go out to the Web
and locate today's iceberg using available tools and resources.
- Screen images obtained from LEOS
- Focus on the antarctic ice shelf region
- Remember the optimal solar and infrared wavelength values you
determined in step 2. You will want to obtain satellite images that
utilize these specific wavelengths.
- Beware that sometimes clouds will screen the satellite view
Locate Today's Icebergs
Clicking the link below will take you to a page showing
up-to-date satellite imagery over Antarctica.
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