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Bakers Dozen Islands

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


Published:Jan. 2018

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Key Words:

Bakers Dozen Islands,Canada,Arctic Archipelago,Belcher Islands,data encyclopedia


The Bakers Dozen Islands is located in the eastern of the Canada's Hudson Bay and west of the Ungava Peninsula. It is part of the Belcher Islands and the Canada Arctic Archipelago. The geo-location of the Islands is between 78°51′38″W and 78°43′19″W, 56°30′52″N and 56°53′04″N, 41 km long from north to south, and 8 km wide from east to west. The total area of the Bakers Dozen Islands is 30.19 km², and the coastline is 72.71 km. The Bakers Dozen Islands belongs to the Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut Territory, Canada. The dataset is developed based on the Google Earth images and the referenced maps. The dataset is consisted of 15 data files, archived in both .kmz and .shp data formats with the data size of 485 KB.

Foundation Item:

Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences (11852701YZ); Ministry of Science and Technology of P. R. China (2017YFA0604701)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang.Bakers Dozen Islands[DB/OL].Global Change Data Repository,2018.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2018.01.10.V1.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 BakersDozenIslands.kmz 74.96KB
2 BakersDozenIslandsshp.rar 142.92KB

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