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Iceberg Spotted in Northwest Iceland

Last night, a large iceberg was spotted approximately ten nautical miles North-West of Skagatá, which is in Skagafjördur fjord. Ships sailing in the area also sailed through a plate of ice, which can be treacherous, the ship’s captain told visir.is.


Skagafjördur. Photo by Páll Stefánsson.

The iceberg has not been examined up close and therefore it is now known whether it might contain a Polar bear. Polar bears have been known to travel on icebergs to Iceland.

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