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Kotelny Island


NI Yining1JING Haoyu1ZHANG Feng1LIU Chuang2SHI Ruixiang2
1School of Earth Sciences,Zhejiang University,Hangzhou 310027,China2Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China

DOI:10.3974/geodb.2020.03.04.V1

Published:May 2020

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Key Words:

Kotelny Island,Bunge Island,Faddeyevsky Island,Russia,data encyclopedia

Abstract:

Kotelny Island is connected to the Bunge Island and Faddeyevsky Island on the Google earth images on December 31, 2015. In this dataset, the Kotelny Island includes the original Kotelny Island, Bunge Island and Faddeyevsky Island. The Kotelny Island is located in northeastern of the Asia, and near the Arctic Ocean. It is the largest island in the Anjou (Anzhu) Islands subgroup, which is in the New Siberian Islands of Russian Federation. The Kotelny Island is separated from New Siberia Island by Blagovishensky channel in its east, separated from Lyakhovsky Islands by Sannikov Strait in its south, and from the Belkovsky Island in its west. The geo-location of the Kotelny Island is between 74°38'1"N and 76°12'15"N, 136°55'48"E and 145°23'46"E. The Kotelny Island is belongs to Sakha (Yakutiya) of Russian Federation. The area of the Kotelny Island is 23,741.32 km² and the coastline of 1,752.26 km long. It has a harsh arctic climate, hilly in the western, and flat in the middle and eastern. The dataset was developed based on 2015: How many islands (isles, rocks), how large land area, and how long shorelines in the world? – vector data based on Google Earth images, and the maps and references of Russia Federation. The dataset is consisted of 15 data files and archived in the .kmz and .shp data formats with data size of 2.51 MB (compressed to 1.75 MB in two files).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (XDA19090110)

Data Citation:

NI Yining,JING Haoyu,ZHANG Feng,LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang.Kotelny Island[DB/OL].Global Change Data Repository,2020.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2020.03.04.V1.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 KotelnyIsland.kmz 689.72KB
2 KotelnyIslandshp.rar 1103.62KB
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