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Global Multiple Scale Shorelines Dataset Based on Google Earth Images (2015)


LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1ZHANG Yinghua1SHEN Yan1MA Junhua1WU Lizong2CHEN Wenbo3,4Tomoko Doko3,4CHEN Lijun5LV Tingting6TAO Zui6ZHU Yunqiang1
1Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China2China Polar Research Center,Shanghai 200136,China3Keio Research Institute at SFC,Keio University,Fujisawa 2520882,Japan4Nature & Science Consulting Co.,Ltd.,Yokohama 2310032,Japan5National Geomatics Center of China,Beijing 100830,China6Aerospace Information Research Institute,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China

DOI:10.3974/geodb.2019.04.13.V1

Published:Jun. 2019

Visitors:81       Data Files Downloaded:926      
Data Downloaded:41934.29 MB      Citations:

Key Words:

global,multi scale,shoreline,islands,2015,Google Earth

Abstract:

Based on the Google Earth Images in 2015 (2014-2016), the Global Multiple Scale Shorelines Dataset in 2015 was developed. The Google Earth Images includes those from DigitalGlobe,CNES/Airbus, some regions from Landsat and Copernicus. The shoreline here means that can be identified in remote sensing images to be sea water (or interactive area between sea and river waters) and land. The highest resolution and the most detail records of the global shorelines dataset is in meters resolution with the minimum area of 6 m². Based on this detail data records, the multiple scales of the data records in 30m, 250m and 1km were also developed according to the standard data abstraction procedures. The dataset is archived in latitude-longitude (no projection given) in both .kmz and .shp data formats. While the .shp format data is compressed for downloading (.raw). Normally, the data can be recognized from the data file name, for example: the file name SA_C_shoreline_m_gg_2015 means the data covers South American _ Continental _ shorelines _ meters resolution _ latitude and longitude _ in 2015. Coordinately, AF for African, AO for Oceanic, NA for North American, EU for Europe, AS for Asia and AN for Antarctic. While the data name SA_I_shoreline_m_gg_2015 means the data covers South American _ Islands_ shorelines _ meters resolution _ latitude and longitude _ in 2015. (all data files following)

Foundation Item:

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

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang,ZHANG Yinghua,SHEN Yan,MA Junhua,WU Lizong,CHEN Wenbo,Tomoko Doko,CHEN Lijun,LV Tingting,TAO Zui,ZHU Yunqiang.Global Multiple Scale Shorelines Dataset Based on Google Earth Images (2015)[DB/OL].Global Change Research Data Publishing & Repository,2019.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2019.04.13.V1.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 SA_C1_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 34651.02kb DownLoad
2 SA_C2_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 8528.98kb DownLoad
3 SA_C3_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 17646.89kb DownLoad
4 SA_C_shoreline_m_gg_2015shp.rar 51019.03kb DownLoad
5 SA_I1_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 29008.24kb DownLoad
6 SA_I2_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 43571.66kb DownLoad
7 SA_I3_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 24657.42kb DownLoad
8 SA_I_shoreline_m_gg_2015shp.rar 84903.34kb DownLoad
9 AO_C_shoreline_m_gg_2015shp.rar 25359.00kb DownLoad
10 AO_C_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 19580.38kb DownLoad
11 AF_C_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 52484.02kb DownLoad
12 AF_C_shoreline_m_gg_2015shp.rar 42320.54kb DownLoad
13 AF_I_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 65541.20kb DownLoad
14 AF_I_shoreline_m_gg_2015shp.rar 58012.10kb DownLoad
15 NA_C1_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 23306.41kb DownLoad
16 NA_C2_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 19307.41kb DownLoad
17 NA_C3_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 19336.74kb DownLoad
18 NA_C4_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 9090.09kb DownLoad
19 NA_C5_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 11227.98kb DownLoad
20 NA_C6_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 40819.29kb DownLoad
21 NA_C7_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 21900.45kb DownLoad
22 NA_C8_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 50552.63kb DownLoad
23 NA_C_shoreline_m_gg_2015shp.rar 177007.20kb DownLoad
24 NA_I1_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 30187.05kb DownLoad
25 NA_I2_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 45510.01kb DownLoad
26 NA_I3_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 66082.19kb DownLoad
27 NA_I4_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 61984.23kb DownLoad
28 NA_I5_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 75566.05kb DownLoad
29 NA_I6_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 61506.05kb DownLoad
30 NA_I7_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 59178.84kb DownLoad
31 NA_I8_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 59272.53kb DownLoad
32 NA_I9_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 44277.98kb DownLoad
33 NA_IA_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 64537.08kb DownLoad
34 NA_I_shoreline_m_gg_2015shp_1.rar 263042.14kb DownLoad
35 NA_I_shoreline_m_gg_2015shp_2.rar 268824.54kb DownLoad
36 EU_C1_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 55697.35kb DownLoad
37 EU_C2_shoreline_m_gg_2015.kmz 69929.64kb DownLoad
38 EU_C_shoreline_m_gg_2015shp.rar 111328.32kb 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