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Cow and Calf Islets

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


Published:Feb. 2019

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Key Words:

Cow and Calf Islets,Bay of Bengal,Andaman Sea,Myanmar,data encyclopedia


The Cow and Calf Islets belongs to the Cocokyun Township of South Yangon District of Yangon Region of Myanmar. It is separated from the Bay of Bengal at its west, from the Andaman Sea at its east, from the Preparis Island 3 km at its south, and from Irrawaddy Delta by the Preparis North Chanel 140 km at its north. Its geo-location is 14°55′48″N-14°56′8″N, 93°38′46″E-93°39′7″E. It is consisted of 8 small islets including Cow Islet and Calf Islet. The total area of the Islets is 0.08 km², and the coastline is 3.03 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 114 KB (Compressed to 49.2 KB in two files).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (2018)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang,CHEN Lijun,SHEN Yan.Cow and Calf Islets[DB/OL].Global Change Research Data Publishing & Repository,2019.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2019.02.57.V1.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 CowCalfIslets.kmz 15.68kb DownLoad
2 CowCalfIsletsshp.rar 33.54kb DownLoad

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