Drangajökull

Drangajökull Location of Drangajökull within the Westfjords

Drangajökull (pronounced:, regionally also ) is the northernmost glacier of Iceland. It is situated southwest of the peninsula Hornstrandir in the Westfjords region. The glacier covers an area of 160–200:km2 (62–77:sq:mi), at an altitude of up to 925:m (3,035:ft). It is the only Icelandic glacier which lies entirely below an altitude of 1000 metres and also the only one that has not shrunk in recent years.

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Coordinates: 66°09′N 22°15′W / 66.150°N 22.250°W / 66.150; -22.250


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