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Giant ice island doesn't worry Coast Guard

The Coast Guard International Ice Patrol says the massive ice island that recently broke free from a glacier in Greenland is not their iceberg - at least not yet.

At 100 square miles, the chunk of ice that calved off the Petermann Glacier earlier this month is so far north that it falls into the Canadian Ice Service's territory.

The earliest the ice island could see pieces of the ice island in the shipping lanes would be the end of the 2011 ice season, but more likely the 2012 season.

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