Sermeq Kujatdleq

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Sermeq Kujatdleq (69°59′N 050°07′W / 69.983°N 50.117°W / 69.983; -50.117), is a large glacier located on the west coast of Greenland. It drains an area of 25,647 km2 (9,902 sq mi) of the Greenland Ice Sheet with a flux (quantity of ice moved from the land to the sea) of 10.9 km3 (2.6 cu mi) per year, as measured for 1996.[1]

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  1. ^ Rignot E., Kanagaratnam P. (2006). "Changes in the velocity structure of the Greenland Ice Sheet". Science 311 (5763): 986–990. doi:10.1126/science.1121381. PMID 16484490.