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Southampton Island


LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1LV Tingting2
1Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China2Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China

DOI:10.3974/geodb.2018.01.19.V1

Published:Feb. 2018

Visitors:835       Data Files Downloaded:19      
Data Downloaded:21.11 MB      Citations:

Key Words:

Southampton Island,Canada,Arctic Archipelago,Hudson Bay

Abstract:

Southampton Island located in the north of Hudson Bay, which is part of the Canada Arctic Archipelago. Its geo-location is between 63°05′56″N and 62°55′24″N, 87°13′15″W and 80°08′59″W. The area of the Southampton Island is 43493.13 km², and the coastline is 1923.01 km long. The Southampton 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 5.79 MB (compressed to 2.35 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,LV Tingting.Southampton Island[DB/OL].Global Change Research Data Publishing & Repository,2018.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2018.01.19.V1.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 SouthamptonIsland.kmz 942.63kb DownLoad
2 SouthamptonIslandshp.rar 1472.15kb 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