2012 Arctic Sea Ice Minimum

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On August 26, 2012, the extent of Arctic water covered by sea ice fell below 4.17 million square km (1.61 million square miles), the record minimum set in 2007.
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Last Modified: 2012-12-14 08:51:53
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