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Stromboli 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:

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


Stromboli Island is located in the northeastern of the Lipari Islands, and the southeastern of the Tyrrhenian Sea, a bay of the Mediterranean. It is 55.53 km separated from the Sicily Island in its south, and 56.21 km separated from the Apennine Peninsula in its east. The Stromboli Island is in the Sicilian Region of Italy. Its geolocation is between 38°46′18″N and 38°48′44″N, 15°11′15″E and 15°14′35″E. The total area of the Stromboli Island is 12.59 km² based on Albers projection, and the total coastline is 15.44 km based on Lambert projection. There is Stromboli volcano, one of the three active volcanoes in Italy. San Bartolo and San Vincenzo on the northeast coast of the island and Ginostra on the southwest coast of the island are the main residential areas on the island. The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 26 data files with data size of 147 KB (compressed to 3 data files with 92.2 KB).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (XDA19090110)

Data Citation:

SHI Ruixiang, LIU Chuang. Stromboli 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 CitiesandPorts.kmz 3.28KB
2 StromboliIsland.kmz 29.24KB
3 StromboliIslandshp.rar 59.75KB