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This bump at the edge of AMIGOSberg is known as a push mound or a bumper mark. This phenomenon occurs when icebergs bump into other icebergs or land.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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Album name:kleitzell / IceTrek 2006
Keywords:IceTrek Ice Trek Ted Scambos AMIGOSberg AMIGOS iceberg ice snow by_scambos by_bauer water push mound push mound bumper mark bumper mark
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Image Credit:Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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Date added:Oct 06, 2008
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