Regional revisions in RGI 7.0#

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Fig. 8 First-order regions of the RGI version 7.0 and glacier locations.
In red, outlines which are new in RGI 7.0. In blue, outlines which didn’t change since RGI 6.0.
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In RGI 7.0, 200734 of the 274531 outlines are taken from new inventories. This means that 73 % of all RGI 7.0 glacier outlines are new or updated, representing an improvement for 42 % of the global area.

Table: Regional glacier areas and counts in RGI 6.0 and RGI 7.0

Regional changes: