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No.3 Vol.1,2019
Oceanic region
Data Details

Little Andaman Group


LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1CHEN Lijun2SHEN Yan1
1Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China2National Geomatics Center of China,Beijing 100830,China

DOI:10.3974/geodb.2019.02.47.V1

Published:Feb. 2019

Visitors:38       Data Files Downloaded:2      
Data Downloaded:0.44 MB      Citations:

Key Words:

Little Andaman Group,Andaman Islands,Andaman and Nicobar Islands,Indian Ocean,data encyclopedia

Abstract:

The Little Andaman Group is part of the Andaman Islands. It belongs to the South Andaman administrative district, part of the Indian Union Territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. It is separated from the Bay of Bengal at its west, separated from Andaman Sea at its East, separated from Ritchie’s Archipelago at its northeast, and separated from Great Andaman Archipelago at the north. Its geo-location is 10°30′39″N-10°59′33″N, 92°22′18″E-92°40′10″E. Little Andaman Island and Brothers Islands are included in the Little Andaman Group. Among them, the biggest island is Little Andaman Island, with the area of 692.26 km², and the coastline of 196.30 km. The total area of the Islands is 694.39 km² and the coastline is 204.33 km. The dataset was developed based on the Google Earth and related maps and references. The dataset is consisted of 15 data files and archived in the .kmz and .shp data formats with the data size of 1.07 MB (Compressed to 453 KB in two files).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (2018)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang,CHEN Lijun,SHEN Yan.Little Andaman Group[DB/OL].Global Change Research Data Publishing & Repository,2019.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2019.02.47.V1.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 LittleAndamanGroup.kmz 167.33kb DownLoad
2 LittleAndamanGroupshp.rar 286.64kb DownLoad
Co-Sponsors

Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences

The Geographical Society of China

Parteners

Committee on Data for Science and Technology (CODATA) Task Group on Preservation of and Access to Scientific and Technical Data in/for/with Developing Countries (PASTD)

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology

Digital Linchao GeoMuseum