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North Maalhosmadulu Atoll


LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1ZHU Yunqiang1Li Weirong1
1Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing100101,China

DOI:10.3974/geodb.2016.06.21.V1

Published:Sep.2016

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Key Words:

Maldives,North Maalhosmadulu Atoll,Raa Atoll,Hulhudhuffaaru Island,data encyclopedia

Abstract:

The North Maalhosmadulu Atoll is located from 5。21'25〃N to 5。51'44〃N, 72。48'02〃E to 73。02'53〃E, and west of Maldives among the North Maalhosmadulu Atoll. 100 islands are included in the North Maalhosmadulu Atoll , including the Maamunagau, Gaavillingili, Fenfushi, Huruvalhi, Dheburidheytherevaadhoo, Maafaru, Aarah, Kinolhas, Meedhupparu, Kukulhudhoo, Meedhoo, Lhohi, Fainu, Ufulandhoo, Dhigali, Ingurajdhoo, Thaavathaa, Maduvvari, Neyo, Vakkaru, Dhoragali, Feasmendhoo, Filaidhoo, Kufafushi, Kottafaru, Maashigili, Kothaifaru, Bodufarufinolhu, Vandhoo, Innamaadhoo, Goboshi, Lhaabugali, Mahidhoo, Rasmaadhoo, Goyyafaru, Dikkireddhoo, Kudalhosgili, Kudakurathu, Hiraveri, Boduhaikkodi, Muravandhoo, Maakurathu, Madivaafaru, Giraavaru, Kandholhudhoo, Bandaveri, Kudafenmaa-enboodhoo, Bodufenmaa-enboodhoo, Dhuvaafaru, Kureddhoo, Lundhufushi, Maamigili, Arilundhoo, Uthurumaafaru, Ugoofaaru, Ugulu, Ifulu, Fuggili, Liboakandhoo, Hulhudhoo, Gaaudoodhoo, Maanenfushi, Faarafushi, Hulhudhuffaaru, Kadoogadu, Angolhitheemu, Rasgetheemu, Vaadhoo, etc. The biggest island in the North Maalhosmadulu Atoll is the Hulhudhuffaaru Island with the area of 0.59km2. The total area of the islands in the North Maalhosmadulu Atoll is 11.92km2, the coastline is 128.12km. 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 343KB.

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences(Y22Q0203TD)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang,ZHU Yunqiang,Li Weirong.2016.North Maalhosmadulu Atoll ( NorthMaalhosmaduluAtoll ) ,Global Change Research Data Publishing & Repository,DOI:10.3974/geodb.2016.06.21.V1

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 NorthMaalhosmaduluAtoll.kmz 99.77kb DownLoad
2 NorthMaalhosmaduluAtollshp.rar 241.49kb 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