Morris Jesup Rise

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Morris Jesup Rise

 

an underwater projection of the Northern Greenland shelf into the Arctic Ocean, north of Cape Morris Jesup, Greenland. Depth ranges to 200 m. It was discovered by American explorers and named after the cape.

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