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Viti Levu


GUO Changfeng1LI Donglei1ZHANG Wei1LIU Chuang2SHI Ruixiang2
1School of Geography,Liaoning Normal University,Dalian 116029,China2Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China

DOI:10.3974/geodb.2020.02.10.V1

Published:Apr. 2020

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Key Words:

Viti Levu island,Fiji,Pacific Ocean,volcanic island,data encyclopedia

Abstract:

Viti Levu, located in the southwestern Pacific Ocean, is the largest island in Fiji. Viti Levu means “Great Fiji”. It is bordered by the Koro Sea in the east and separated from Republic of Vanuatu in the west, 78.84 km from Kadavu Island in the south, and 63.28 km from Vanua Levu in the northeast. The geo-location of the Viti Levu is between 17°18'40"S and 18°16'33"S, 177°14′35″E and 178°41′45″E. Suva, Fiji’s capital and main port, is located on the southeast of the island. The area of the Viti Levu is 10,648.88 km², and the coastline is 1,025.87 km. The dataset was developed based on the Global Multiple Scale Shorelines Dataset Based on Google Earth Images (2015), and maps and references related to Viti Levu. The dataset is consisted of 23 data files and archived in .kmz and .shp data formats with the data size of 2.81 MB (Compressed to 1.12 MB in three files).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (XDA19090110)

Data Citation:

GUO Changfeng,LI Donglei,ZHANG Wei,LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang.Viti Levu[DB/OL].Global Change Data Repository,2020.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2020.02.10.V1.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 City.kmz 3.08KB
2 VitiLevu.kmz 411.12KB
3 VitiLevushp.rar 735.03KB
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