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Sourth Huvadhoo 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

DOI:10.3974/geodb.2016.07.14.V1

Published:Oct. 2016

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Key Words:

Maldives,South Huvadhoo Atoll,Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll,Gan Island,data encyclopedia

Abstract:

The South Huvadhoo Atoll, near the Equator, also called the Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll, is located from 0。11′17″N - 0。35′17″N, 72。59′15″E - 73。31′14″E, the southern part of the Maldives, its neighbor in north is the North Huvadhoo Atoll, the Fuvahmulah Atoll in south over the Equatorial Channel. 166 islands are included in theSouth Huvadhoo Atoll, including Handaidhoo, Dhoonirehaa, Isdhoo, Kalhaidhoo, Kandeddhoo, Farukoduhuttaa, Hoothodeyaa, Faresmaathodaa, Kudhukelaihuttaa, Ekelondaa, Ehehuttaa, Dhigulaabadhoo, Kadahalagalaa, Fiyoari, Kaalhehuttaa, Villigalaa, Ukurihuttaa, Vaadhoo, Bolimathaidhoo, Raabadaafehereehataa, Femunaidhoo, Meyragilla, Mainaadhoo, Faahuttaa, Dherekudhehaa, Laihaa, Rathafandhoo, Kalherehaa, Mathihuttaa, Bodehutta, Vatavarrehaa, Hadahaahuttaa, Kereddhoo, Dhonigallaa, Mudhimaahuttaa, Hiyanigilihuttaa, Aakiraahutaa, Meehunthivenehuttaa, Gaazeeraa, Fenevenehuttaa, Dhoonirehaa, Meragihuttaa, Kanandhoo, Oinigilla, Badefodiyaa, Maguddhoo, Fonahigillaa, Athihuttaa, Gan, Maaehivakaa, Maarehaa, Thelehuttaa, Maahutigallaa, Vaireyaadhoo, Kurikeymaahuttaa, Gadhdhoo, Nadellaa, Kalhehigillaa, Bodehuttaa, Faanahuttaa, Hakandhoo, Hevaahulhudhoo, Dhiyanigillaa, Fatefandhoo, Lonudhoohuttaa, Mathaidhoo, Kaafaraataa, Olhuratta, Lonudhoo, Kalhehuttaa, Mariyankoyya Rataa, Maaveddhoo, Veraavillingillaa, Keyhuvadhoo, Golhaallaa, Ralheodagallaa, Menthandhoo, Olhimuntaa, Farehulhudhoo, Kalhehutta, Reddhahuttaa, Kodaanahuttaa, Dhoonirehaa, Kaashidhoo, Maavaarulaa, Keyhuvadhoo, Gehevalegalaa, Kodegalaa, Olhimuntaa, Kalhefalaa, Thinehutta, Fereythavilingillaa, Boderehaa, Keraminthaa, Ulhegallaa, Kudhelifadhoo, Kautihulhudhoo, Lifadhoo, Hulheddhoo, Kadevaarehaa, Kanigilla, Dhinmanaa, Haadhoo, Kudhehulheddhoo, Madaveli, Mallaarehaa, Maagodirehaa, Havodigalaa, Kaafenaa, Havoddaa, Gehemaagalaa, Maaheraa, Maadhoo, Kudhe-ehivakaa, Kuramataa, Mathikera-nanahththaa, Hoandedhdhoo, Hunigondirehaa, Kodedhoo, Kaadeddhoo, Rahadhoo, Kudheratta, Thinadhoo and Rodhevarrehaa Islands. The biggest island in the South Huvadhoo Atoll is the Gan Island with the area of 2.43km2. The total area of the islands in the South Huvadhoo Atoll is 21.83km2,the total coastlines of the islands is 229.72 km long. 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 770KB.

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences(Y22Q0203TD)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang,YANG Aqiang.2016.Sourth Huvadhoo Atoll ( SouthHuvadhooAtoll ) ,Global Change Research Data Publishing & Repository,DOI:10.3974/geodb.2016.07.14.V1

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 SouthHuvadhooAtoll.kmz 284.02kb DownLoad
2 SouthHuvadhooAtollshp.rar 486.54kb 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