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Suheli Par Atoll

LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1CHEN Lijun2SHEN Yan1
1 Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China2 National Geomatics Center of China,Beijing 100830,China


Published:Feb. 2019

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Key Words:

Suheli Par Atoll,Laccadive Sea,Lakshadweep archipelago,Laccadive Islands,India,data encyclopedia


The Suheli Par Atoll is located at Laccadive Sea. It belongs to the Lakshadweep District of Union Territory of Lakshadweep of India, and it is located in southwestern of the Laccadive Islands. Its geo-location is 10°2′15″N-10°8′8″N, 72°16′51″E-72°20′11″E. The Suheli Par Atoll is separated from Kalpeni Island 142 km at its east, from Kavaratti Island 55 km at its northeast. The Suheli Par Atoll is consisted of two islands and one bank. The Valiyakara Island is located at the northern part of the Atoll, and the Cheriyakara Island lies in the southern part of the Atoll. The bank is in the eastern part of the Atoll. The area of the islands and banks on Suheli Par Atoll is 0.88 km², and the total coastline is 12.49 km. The dataset was developed based on the Google Earth and related maps and references. The dataset is consisted of 15 data files and archived in the .kmz and shp data formats with the data size of 190 KB (Compressed to 80.6 KB in two files).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (2018)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang, SHI Ruixiang, CHEN Lijun, SHEN Yan. Suheli Par Atoll[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2019.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 SuheliParAtoll.kmz 27.17KB
2 SuheliParAtollshp.rar 53.51KB