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Mansel Island

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


Published:Feb. 2018

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Key Words:

Mansel Island,Canada,Arctic Archipelago,Hudson Bay,data encyclopedia


Mansel Island located in the north of Hudson Bay, which is part of the Canada Arctic Archipelago. Its geo-location is between 61°34′14″N and 62°24′58″N, 80°16′27″W and 79°15′39″W. The area of the Mansel Island is 3154.77 km², and the coastline is 417 km long. The Mansel Island 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 2.93 MB (compressed to 1.15 MB in two files).

Foundation Item:

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

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang.Mansel Island[DB/OL].Global Change Data Repository,2018.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2018.01.17.V1.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 ManselIsland.kmz 451.42KB
2 ManselIslandshp.rar 727.60KB

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