15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Antarctica III, Tabular Iceberg in Weddell Sea, Antarctic Peninsula

This is an image of a tabular iceberg found in the Weddell Sea, Antarctic Peninsula. This absolutely huge piece of freshwater ice has clifflike sides and a flat top. It usually arises by detachment from an ice shelf and it floats in open water.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Antarctica
Camera: NIKON D5000
Copyright: © Kay Hall