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Lipari Island

SHI Ruixiang1LIU Chuang1
1 Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China


Published:Feb. 2021

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Data Downloaded:1.44 MB      Citations:

Key Words:

Italy,Europe,data encyclopedia


Lipari Island is located in the southeastern of the Tyrrhenian Sea, a bay in the Mediterranean, 27.54 km separated from the Sicily Island in its south. It is the largest island and located between Salina Island and Vulcano Island in the Lipari Islands. The Lipari Island is in the Sicilian Region of Italy. Its geolocation is between 38°26′18″N and 38°31′25″N, 14°53′52″E and 14°58′50″E. The total area of the Lipari Island is 37.29 km² based on Albers projection, and the total coastline is 38.03 km base on Lambert projection. Lipari and Canneto, located at the east coast of the island, are the main settlements on the Lipari Island. The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 26 data files with data size of 312 KB (compressed to 3 data files with 202 KB).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (XDA19090110)

Data Citation:

SHI Ruixiang, LIU Chuang. Lipari Island[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2021.


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Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 Cities_LipariIsland.kmz 3.20KB
2 LipariIsland.kmz 72.30KB
3 LipariIslandshp.rar 127.07KB