Curve Showing Sea Level (IMAGE) University of Copenhagen Caption The curve shows the sea level from the year 200 to the year 2100. The future rise in sea level of 1 m is calculated from global warming of 3 degrees in this century. The dotted line indicates the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's prediction. The blue shade indicates the calculations' degree of uncertainty. Credit Aslak Grinsted, Niels Bohr Institutet Usage Restrictions Credit: Aslak Grinsted, Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.