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Jökulsárlón, floating icebergs
05-MAY-2011 Aurelie wolff

Jökulsárlón, floating icebergs

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Jökulsárlón is the largest glacier lake in Iceland. Situated in south eastern Iceland, it evolved into a lagoon after the glacier started receding from the edge of the Atlantic Ocean. The lake has grown since then at varying rates because of melting of the Icelandic glaciers. The lagoon now stands 1.5 kilometres away from the ocean's edge and covers an area of about 18 km2.It is the second deepest lake in Iceland at over 200 metres. The size of the lagoon has increased fourfold since the 1970s. It is considered as one of the natural wonders of Iceland.

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Buba Jafarli11-Jun-2011 20:52
The color of the ice is incredible! V
Máire Uí Mhaicín06-Jun-2011 19:21
A very fine and unusual shot.
Milan Vogrin01-Jun-2011 21:52
Great place and photo!V!
Liz Bickel01-Jun-2011 07:08
Beautiful ice formations.
pascal31-May-2011 17:53
Magnifiques couleurs !
mario .n31-May-2011 16:37
Un superbe paysage ! quelle beauté ces icebergs avec cette couleur bleutée
CM Kwan31-May-2011 12:17
This is very nice! V
Stephanie31-May-2011 10:17
The colors of the iceberg are beautiful! V
Paco López31-May-2011 09:17
Impresionante y bello!! V!
Zoltán Balogh31-May-2011 07:48
Marvellous! V
Gérard Koehl31-May-2011 04:36
quelle ambiance... V
Jeff Real31-May-2011 02:25
I am envious of your trip. Masterful images ~V~
bill friedlander31-May-2011 01:15
Beautiful colors in the ice, wonderful backdrop of mountains shrouded in clouds. V
jean-yves chamberland30-May-2011 23:41
wonderful image and very nice colors Marie-jo!
lisamidi30-May-2011 21:45
Superbe vue! Les couleurs sont fantastiques. v
Jim Coffman30-May-2011 21:34
Very nice capture of a scene many of us will not see for ourself! V
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