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Seven Islands


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

DOI:10.3974/geodb.2023.01.05.V1

Published:Jan. 2023

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Key Words:

Seven Islands,the Arctic Ocean,Svalbard Archipelago,Norway,data encyclopedia

Abstract:

The Seven Islands is located in the northern part of Svalbard Archipelago, between Greenland Sea and Barents Sea in the Arctic Ocean. It is in Norway, and the geo-location is between 80°36′25″N and 80°49′45″N, 20°19′59″E and 21°22′34″E. The Seven Islands consists of Phipps Island, Parry Island, Martens Island, Tavle Island, Vesle Tavle Island, Nelson Island, Ross Island, and adjacent small islets and skerries (The area of the smallest islet is 0.01 km²). The total area of the Seven Islands is 57.20 km², and the length of the coastline is 95.54 km. In the Seven Islands, the largest island is Phipps Island with an area of 22.94 km². The dataset was developed based on Google Earth images around 2015 and Esri World Map. The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 17 data files with data size of 126 KB (Compressed into 2 files with 85 KB).

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Data Citation:

SHI Ruixiang, LIU Chuang. Seven Islands[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2023. https://doi.org/10.3974/geodb.2023.01.05.V1.

References:

[1] Liu, C., Shi, R. X., Zhang, Y. H., et al. Global multiple scale shorelines dataset based on Google Earth images (2015) [J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2019. DOI: 10.3974/geodb.2019.04.13.V1.
     [2] Liu, C., Shi, R. X., Zhang, Y. H., et al. 2015: How many islands (isles, rocks), how large land areas, and how long of shorelines in the world? —Vector data based on Google Earth images [J]. Journal of Global Change Data & Discovery, 2019, 3(2): 124-148. DOI: 10.3974/geodp.2019.02.03.
     [3] SinoMaps Press. Atlas of Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark [M]. Beijing: SinoMaps Press. 2008.
     [4] Planet Map Press. World National Atlas [M]. Version 2. Beijing: Planet Map Press, 2004.
     [5] Editorial Group of the Chinese-foreign Language Handbook of Global Geographical Names. Chinese-foreign Language Handbook of Global Geographical Names [M]. Beijing: SinoMaps Press. 1999.
     [6] Polar place names: Sju∅yane [OL]. https://placenames.npolar.no/Sju%C3%B8yane/Svalbard/0ae2165d-8a6c-59f4-95eb-4b49a48c3541.
     

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 SevenIslands.kmz 30.93KB
2 SevenIslandsshp.rar 54.09KB
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