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Banks 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.2018.01.20.V1

Published:Feb. 2018

Visitors:800       Data Files Downloaded:19      
Data Downloaded:21.71 MB      Citations:

Key Words:

Banks Island,Canada,Arctic Archipelago,data encyclopedia

Abstract:

Banks Island, part of the Canada Arctic Archipelago, is located in the west of Victoria Island. Banks Island belongs to the Inuvik Region, Northwest Territories, Canada. Its geo-location is between 71°04′44″N and 74°33′37″N, 115°17′27″W and 126°00′27″W. The area of the Banks Island is 70627.72 km², and the coastline is 1887.50 km long. 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 6.11 MB (compressed to 2.44 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.Banks Island[DB/OL].Global Change Research Data Publishing & Repository,2018.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2018.01.20.V1.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 BanksIsland.kmz 938.61kb DownLoad
2 BanksIslandshp.rar 1566.11kb 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