Last updated: October 22, 2017 at 2:30 am
The tallest verified height for an iceberg is 167 m (550 ft). The iceberg extending out of the water to almost the height of the Washington Monument, was observed in Melville Bay (Greenland) in 1957.
United States Coast Guard Navigation Center
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Jeffrey Gallant is the Editor-in-Chief and Records Keeper of the Diving Almanac. He is also a contributing editor of DIVER Magazine, and the scientific director of the Greenland Shark and Elasmobranch Education and Research Group (GEERG). Jeffrey started diving in 1982.