Edge of an ice shelf in Adelaide Island, off the Antarctic Peninsula as seen from the DC-8 on Oct. 28, 2012. Credit: NASA / Maria-Jose Vinas
Adelaide Island or Isla Adelaida or Isla Belgrano is a large, mainly ice-covered island. Also the 139 kilometres (75 nmi) long and 37 kilometres (20 nmi) wide. Although the lying at the north side of Marguerite Bay off the west coast of the Antarctic Peninsula. The Ginger Islands lie off the southern end. Mount Bodys is the easternmost mountain on Adelaide Island. Although Edge of Ice Shelf in Adelaide Island rising to over 1,220 m. The island lies within the Argentine, British and Chilean Antarctic claims.