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Fuvahmulah Atoll

LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1YANG Aqiang2
1Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China2Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing100101,China


Published:Oct. 2016

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Key Words:

Maldives,Fuvahmulah Atoll,Gnaviyani Atoll,Fuvahmulah Island,Equatoral Channel,data encyclopedia


The Fuvahmulah Atoll is also called the Gnaviyani administrative Atoll of Maldives, is located near the Equator, between 0。18′44″S - 0。16′39″S,73。24′37″E - 73。26′30″E. Its neighbors are the Addu Atoll in south and South Huwadhoo Atoll in north. Only one island with the same name in the Fuvahnulah Atoll, called the Fuvahnulah Island. Its area is 4.92km2 and its coastline is 11.93km. 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 11.7KB.

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences(Y22Q0203TD)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang,YANG Aqiang.2016.Fuvahmulah Atoll ( FuvahmulahAtoll ) ,Global Change Research Data Publishing & Repository,DOI:10.3974/geodb.2016.07.01.V1

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 FuvahmulahAtoll.kmz 2.38kb DownLoad
2 FuvahmulahAtollshp.rar 8.44kb DownLoad
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