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Lichangshan Archipelago


LIU Chuang1SHEN Yan1SHI Ruixiang1
1Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China

DOI:10.3974/geodb.2019.03.17.V1

Published:Apr. 2019

Visitors:161       Data Files Downloaded:2      
Data Downloaded:0.48 MB      Citations:

Key Words:

Lichangshan Archipelago,Guanglu Dao,Changhai county,Dalian city,Liaoning province,China,data encyclopedia

Abstract:

The Lichangshan Archipelago is located in the northern of Huanghai Sea, southeast of Liaodong Peninsula, China. It is separated from the mainland 10.92 km at its north and 11.71 km at its west, from Dawangjia Dao of Shicheng Archipelago 17.1 km at its northeast, and from Dalian Dao of Waichangshan Archipelago 15.5 km at its southeast. Its geo-location is 39°8′36″N - 39°18′25″N, 122°17′41″E - 123°2′34″E. It belongs to Changhai county, Dalian city, China. The Lichangshan Archipelago consists of 126 islands mainly in east - west direction, and the main islands include Guanglu Dao, Dachangshan Dao, Xiaochangshan Dao, Haxian Dao, Bashao Dao, Guapi Dao, Wumang Dao, Saili Dao, Gexian Dao, Hongzidong Dao, and Hulu Dao. There are 9 islands with each area larger than 1 km². Among them, Guanglu Dao is the largest island with an area of 27.09 km² and the coastline of 43.22 km long. The total area of Lichangshan Archipelago is 88.37 km² and the coastline is 275.67 km long. The dataset was developed based on the Google Earth and related maps and references. The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 15 data files with data size of 1.20 MB (compressed to 493 KB in two files).

Foundation Item:

Ministry of Science and Technology of P. R. China (2017YFA0604701)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHEN Yan,SHI Ruixiang.Lichangshan Archipelago[DB/OL].Global Change Research Data Publishing & Repository,2019.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2019.03.17.V1.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 LichangshanArchipelago.kmz 144.48kb DownLoad
2 LichangshanArchipelagoshp.rar 349.05kb DownLoad
Co-Sponsors

Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences

The Geographical Society of China

Parteners

Committee on Data for Science and Technology (CODATA) Task Group on Preservation of and Access to Scientific and Technical Data in/for/with Developing Countries (PASTD)

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology

Digital Linchao GeoMuseum