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Minfeng Oasis

GUI Dongwei1,2,3XUE Jie1,2LIU Yi1,2LI Bofei1,2LIU Chuang4
1 State Key Laboratory of Desert and Oasis Ecology,Xinjiang Institute of Ecology and Geography,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Urumqi 830011,China2 Cele National Station of Observation and Research for Desert-Grassland Ecosystems,Cele 848300,China3 University of Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100049,China4 Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China


Published:Dec. 2020

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Key Words:

Minfeng Oasis,Xinjiang,Hotan,data encyclopedia


The Minfeng Oasis is located in the Minfeng County, eastern of Hotan region, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China. The geo-location of the Minfeng Oasis is between 36°54′40″N and 38°46′30″N, 82°30′20″E and 83°43′00″E. The area of the Minfeng Oasis is 1122.10 km² based on Albers projection, and the perimeter is 642.28 km based on Lambert projection. The Minfeng Oasis boundary data was developed based on Google earth images in 2015. The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 15 data files with data size of 1.49 MB (compressed to 2 files with 575 KB).

Foundation Item:

Ministry of Science and Technology of P. R. China (2019FY100205); Chinese Academy of Sciences (2019)

Data Citation:

GUI Dongwei, XUE Jie, LIU Yi, LI Bofei, LIU Chuang. Minfeng Oasis[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2020.


[1] Editorial Committee of Hotan Prefecture Annals. Hotan Prefecture Annals [M]. Urumqi: Xinjiang People’s Publishing House, 2011.
     [2] Editorial Committee of Minfeng County Annals. Minfeng County Annals [M]. Urumqi: Xinjiang People’s Publishing House, 2007.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 MinfengOasis.kmz 145.98KB
2 MinfengOasisshp.rar 429.44KB