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Kate Upton on 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover

This is the cover of the 2013 Sports

This is the cover of the 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue featuring Kate Upton. (Credit: Sports Illustrated/Derek Kettela)

Kate Upton is heating things up in one of the world's coldest locations.

Sports Illustrated released its 2013 Swimsuit Edition cover Friday, and for the second year in a row, the 20-year-old supermodel will grace the front of the magazine.

The cover, which was shot in Antarctica, features a topless Upton wearing just a white winter jacket. The words "Polar Bare" are inset in front of her.

Upton is the first model to pose on back-to-back covers since Tyra Banks did it in 1996 and 1997.

The magazine hits newsstands on Feb. 11.

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