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Arctic Sea Ice Extent: May 23, 2024

May 23, 2024:  The  sea ice has continued to decrease this week at a higher rate of 3.21% (as opposed to last week’s decrease rate of 2.72%), from the level on 05/16/2024 of 12.822 M km2 to 12.411 M km2 for this week. The negative sea ice anomaly this week was higher than the anomaly of -0.0965 M km2 on 05/16/2024 to a greater […]

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Arctic Sea Ice Extent: May 16, 2024

May 16, 2024:  The  sea ice has continued to decrease this week at a higher rate of 2.72% (as opposed to last week’s decrease rate of 1.44%), from the level on 05/09/2024 of 13.181 M km2 to 12.822 M km2 for this week. The negative sea ice anomaly this week was higher than the anomaly of -0.0882 M km2 on 05/09/2024 to a greater

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Arctic Sea Ice Extent: May 9, 2024

May 9, 2024:  The  sea ice has continued to decrease this week at a lower rate of 1.44% (as opposed to last week’s decrease rate of 3.15%), from the level on 05/02/2024 of 13.374 M km2 to 13.181 M km2 for this week. The negative sea ice anomaly this week was lower than the anomaly of -0.251 M km2 on 05/02/2024 to a lesser

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Arctic Sea Ice Extent: May 2, 2024

May 2, 2024:  The  sea ice has continued to decrease this week at a higher rate of 3.15% (as opposed to last week’s decrease rate of 1.95%), from the level on 04/25/2024 of 13.809 M km2 to 13.374 M km2 for this week. The negative sea ice anomaly this week was greater than the anomaly of -0.156 M km2 on 04/24/2024 to a greater

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