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Bray Island

LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1MA Junhua1LV Tingting2
1Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China2Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China


Published:Feb. 2018

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Key Words:

Bray Island,Canada,Arctic Archipelago,data encyclopedia


Bray Island is located between Baffin Island and Rowley Island, only 8.68 km to Baffin Island. Bray Island is part of the Canada Arctic Archipelago and belongs to Nunavut Region, Canada. Its geo-location is between 69°6′41″N and 69°27′20″N, 76°37′09″W and 77°22′24″W. The area of the Bray Island is 757.99 km², and the coastline is 153.50 km long. The dataset is developed based on the Google Earth images and the referenced maps. The dataset is consisted of 15 data files, archived in both .kmz and .shp data formats with the data size of 202 KB (compressed to 91.4 KB in two files).

Foundation Item:

Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences (11852701YZ)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang,MA Junhua,LV Tingting.Bray Island[DB/OL].Global Change Data Repository,2018.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2018.01.21.V1.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 BrayIsland.kmz 32.21KB
2 BrayIslandshp.rar 59.28KB

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