Denmark Strait

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Denmark Strait,

passage, c.300 mi (480 km) long and 180 mi (290 km) wide at the narrowest point, between Greenland and Iceland. The cold E Greenland current passes through the strait and carries icebergs S into the N Atlantic Ocean.

Denmark Strait

a channel between SE Greenland and Iceland, linking the Arctic Ocean with the Atlantic
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The most roundabout route would take the would-be commerce raiders through the Denmark Strait between Iceland and Greenland.
However, in the 1990s, there is a sudden increase in the amounts of CFCs in the Labrador Sea Water core, as well as a steady increase in the deeper core associated with waters from the Denmark Straits overflow.
Mr David Mearns, who is seeking pounds 1 million in sponsorship for his expedition to the Denmark Straits, insists the remains of the 1,400 sailors will not be disturbed.
It lies one-and-half miles below the Denmark Straits, some of the most inhospi table waters on earth.