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Pontine Islands


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

DOI:10.3974/geodb.2021.11.10.V1

Published:Nov. 2021

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Key Words:

Pontine Islands,Europe,Mediterranean Sea,Italy

Abstract:

Pontine Islands is located in 28 km south of the Circeo, northeast of the Tyrrhenian Sea, Gulf of the Mediterranean Sea. It belongs to Latina, Lazio, Italy. The geo-location of the Pontine Islands is between 40°47′6″N and 40°58′26″N, 12°50′47″E and 13°27′32″E. The Pontine Islands are composed of 32 islands, including Ponza Island, Ventotene Island, Palmarola Island, Zannone Island, Santo Stefano Island, Gavi Island etc. The total area of the Pontine Islands is 12.18 km² based on Albers projection, and the total coastline is 70.88 km long based on Lambert projection. In the Pontine Islands, the Ponza Island is the largest island with an area of 7.63 km². The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 17 data files with data size of 572 KB (compressed to 2 data files with 376 KB).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences(XDA19090110)

Data Citation:

SHI Ruixiang, LIU Chuang. Pontine Islands[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2021. https://doi.org/10.3974/geodb.2021.11.10.V1.

References:

[1] 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.
     [2] SinoMaps Press. Italy Atlas [M]. Beijing: SinoMaps Press. 2008.
     [3] Liu, C., Shi, R. X., Zhang, Y. H., et al. Global multiple scale shorelines dataset based on Google Earth images (2015) [J/DB/OL]. Global Change Data Repository, 2019. DOI: 10.3974/geodb.2019.04.13.V1.
     [4] 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.
     

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 PontineIslands.kmz 140.57KB
2 PontineIslandsshp.rar 235.56KB
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