About these images
The Antarctic melt images do not update daily. The maps on the left show the number of melt days for the Antarctic Ice Sheet and Antarctic Peninsula as of the date noted within the image. The cumulative melt days graph shows the total number of days that melt occurred as of the date noted within the image.
Get information about melting on the Antarctic Ice Sheet. We post analysis periodically as conditions warrant.
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