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Adams Island

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


Published:May 2018

Visitors:2115       Data Files Downloaded:34      
Data Downloaded:2.67 MB      Citations:

Key Words:

Adams Island,Canada,Arctic Archipelago,data encyclopedia


Adams Island is located between Baffin Island and Dexterity Island. It is part of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago and belongs to Nunavut Region, Canada. Its geo-location is between 71°17′55″N and 71°34′04″N, 73°23′19″W and 72°49′26″W. The area of the Adams Island is 271.09 km², and the coastline is 116.41 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 375 KB (compressed to 158 KB in two files).

Foundation Item:

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

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang.Adams Island[DB/OL].Global Change Research Data Publishing & Repository,2018.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2018.03.10.V1.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 AdamsIsland.kmz 58.19kb DownLoad
2 AdamsIslandshp.rar 100.19kb DownLoad

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