Sweden’s highest possible hill height reduced by 6 and also half feet (2 meters) in one year as a result of the melting of the glacier that covers it, a brand-new research has actually discovered.

The Kebnekaise glacier, recorded in a photo by the European satellite Guard 2 on July 28, has actually shed one 3rd of its mass over the last few years due to climate change, according to a statement by the European Copernicus Planet monitoring program, which takes care of the Sentinel Planet monitoring constellation.