MOSAiC floe: Sea ice formation

Source: Science Daily

The New Siberian Islands were the birthplace of the MOSAiC floe: the sea ice in which the research vessel Polarstern is now drifting through the Arctic was formed off the coast of the archipelago, which separates the East Siberian Sea and the Laptev Sea to the north of Siberia, in December 2018.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/07/200705185903.htm