Nunatakassaup Sermia

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Nunatakassaup Sermia
Location Upernavik Archipelago, Greenland
Coordinates 74°37′30″N 56°20′00″W / 74.62500°N 56.33333°W / 74.62500; -56.33333Coordinates: 74°37′30″N 56°20′00″W / 74.62500°N 56.33333°W / 74.62500; -56.33333
Terminus Melville Bay
Nunatakassaup Sermia is located in Upernavik Archipelago
Nunatakassaup Sermia
Nunatakassaup Sermia (Upernavik Archipelago)

Nunatakassaup Sermia (old spelling: Nunatakavsaup Sermia) is a tidewater glacier in the Qaasuitsup municipality on the northwestern shore of Greenland. It drains the Greenland ice sheet westwards into Melville Bay.[1] The glacier front is located between the Nunatakassak nunatak in the north, and the Wandel Land nunatak in the south.[1]

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  1. ^ a b Upernavik Avannarleq, Saga Map, Tage Schjøtt, 1992