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Pisiktarfik Island

LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1
1Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China


Published:May 2018

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Key Words:

Pisiktarfik Island,Canada,Arctic Archipelago,data encyclopedia


Pisiktarfik Island is located southwest of Bylot Island, 2.25 km to the north of Baffin Island. It is part of the Canada Arctic Archipelago and belongs to Nunavut Region, Canada. Its geo-location is between 72°33′57″N and 72°35′13″N,80 °25′53″W and 80°23′01″W. The area of the Pisiktarfik Island is 2.19 km², and the coastline is 7.08 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 47.7 KB (compressed to 21.9 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.Pisiktarfik Island[DB/OL].Global Change Data Repository,2018.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2018.03.04.V1.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 PisiktarfikIsland.kmz 6.53KB
2 PisiktarfikIslandshp.rar 15.46KB

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