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Vulcano 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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Key Words:

Vulcano Island,Lipari Islands,Italy,Europe,data encyclopedia


Vulcano Island is 20.22 km separated from the Sicily Island in its south, and located in the southeastern of the Tyrrhenian Sea, a bay in the Mediterranean. It the third largest island in the Lipari Islands. The Vulcano Island is in the Sicilian Region of Italy. Its geolocation is between 38°22′00″N and 38°25′56″N, 14°56′11″E and 15°00′24″E. The total area of the Vulcano Island is 21.01 km² based on Albers projection, and the total coastline is 29.49 km base on Lambert projection. Levante Port is the main port and city on the island. The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 26 data files with data size of 244 KB (compressed to 3 data files with 153 KB).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (XDA19090110)

Data Citation:

SHI Ruixiang, LIU Chuang. Vulcano 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 CityandPort.kmz 3.13KB
2 VulcanoIsland.kmz 55.02KB
3 VulcanoIslandshp.rar 95.18KB