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Isles of Scilly

LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1
1Institute of Geographic Science and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China



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Isles of Scilly,England,Cornish Peninsula,data encyclopedia


The Isles of Scilly is located in southwest of England, 41 km from the Cornish Peninsula (also called Cornwall Peninsula). It’s geolocation is 6°26'45〞W-6°14'34〞W,49°51'48〞N-49°58'58〞N. 265 islands are included in the Isles of Scilly, including 5 inhabited islands, they are: St Mary's Island, Tresco Island, St Martin's Island, Bryher Island and St. Agnes Island. The biggest island is the St Mary's Island with the area of 7.37 km². Other small islands include Samson island, Annet island, St. Helen's Island, Tean Island, Great Ganilly Island and small islets. The total area of the islands is 20.58 km², the total coast line is 162.66 km long. The dataset is archived in both .kmz和.shp data formats with the data size of 1.38MB.

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (Y22Q0203TD)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang.Isles of Scilly[DB/OL].Global Change Data Repository,2016.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2016.09.07.V1.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 IslesScilly.kmz 506.39KB
2 IslesScillyshp.rar 891.88KB

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