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Haa Dhaalu Atoll

LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1ZHU Yunqiang1SUN Kai1
1Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing100101,China



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Maldives,Haa Dhaalu Atoll,Maamakunudhoo Atoll,South Thiladhunmathee Atoll,data encyclopedia


The Haa Dhaalu Atoll, one of the administrative atoll of Maldives, is located from 6。18'56〃N to 6。47'17〃N, 72。38'19〃E to 73。11'05〃E. Its neighbors are the Haa Alifu Atoll in north and the Shaviyani Atoll in south. 37 islands are included in the Haa Dhaalu Atoll, including the Kkaiariyadhoo, Maavaidhoo, Vaikaramuraidhoo, Neykurendhoo, Waikaradhoo, Kumundhoo, Kelakuna, Kulhudhuffushi, Kudamuraidhoo, Muiri, Kunburudhoo, Kulinbi, Nolhivaran, Naagoashi, Hirinaidhoo, Kanamana, Nolhivaranfaru, Nellaidhoo, Hirimaradhoo, Naavaidhoo, Finey, Hodaidhoo, Hanimaadhoo, Zitahli, Hodaafushi, Feridhoo, Makunudhoo, Fenboahuraa, Innafushi, Edipparufushi, etc. The biggest island in the Haa Dhaalu Atoll is the Hanimaadhoo Island with the area of 2.97km2. The total area of the islands in the Haa Dhaalu Atoll is 23.16km2, and the total coastline is 116.38km. The dataset was developed based on integration among the Google Earth images and related maps and records. The data is archived in .kmz and .shp data format with the compressed data size of 167KB.

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences(Y22Q0203TD)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang,ZHU Yunqiang,SUN Kai.Haa Dhaalu Atoll[DB/OL].Global Change Data Repository,2016.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2016.06.20.V1.

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ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 HaaDhaaluAtoll.kmz 47.81KB
2 HaaDhaaluAtollshp.rar 113.45KB

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