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Cat Cays


LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1
1Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China

DOI:10.3974/geodb.2017.02.14.V1

Published:Apr. 2017

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Data Downloaded:0.30 MB      Citations:

Key Words:

Cat Cays,Atlantic,Bahama Islands,North Cat Cay,data encyclopedia

Abstract:

Cat Cays is part of Bahama Islands, located in northern of Atlantic Ocean, between Florida Peninsula of America and the Andros Island of Bahama. Its geolocation is between 25°31′7″N and 25°34′9″N,79°17′33″W and 79°15′31″W. The Cat Cays is consisted of North Cat Cay and South Cat Cay, in which the North Cat Cay is the big one, with an area of 1.04km². The total area of the Cat Cays is 1.38km² and the coastline is 15.68km long. The dataset is developed based on the Google Earth images and the referenced maps. The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data format with the compressed data size of 51.8KB.

Foundation Item:

Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences (11852701YZ)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang.2017.Cat Cays ( CatCays ) ,Global Change Research Data Publishing & Repository,DOI:10.3974/geodb.2017.02.14.V1

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 CatCays.kmz 17.40kb DownLoad
2 CatCaysshp.rar 34.49kb 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