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Bely Island

WANG Le1HAN Nianlong1LIU Chuang2SHI Ruixiang2
1 School of Politics & Public Administration,Hainan University,Haikou 570228,China2 Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China


Published:Sep. 2020

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Key Words:

Bely Island,Russia,world geography,data encyclopedia


Bely Island is located in the Kara Sea in the Arctic Ocean and north of Eurasian mainland. It is 306.14 km separated from Severny Island in its northwest and 8.88 km separated from the Yamal Peninsula in its south. It is administrated by the Yamal Nenets Autonomous Region, Ural Oblast of Russia. Its geo-location is between 72°59'56"N and 73°28'39"N,69°56'25"E and 71°41'2"E. The total area of the Bely Island is1797.24 km² based on the Albers projection, and the coastline is 338.50 km based on the Lambert projection. The dataset is developed based on the Global Multiple Scale Shorelines Dataset based on Google Earth images (2015), integrated with maps of Russia. The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 15 data files with data size of 229 KB (compressed to two data files with152 KB).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (XDA19090110)

Data Citation:

WANG Le, HAN Nianlong, LIU Chuang, SHI Ruixiang. Bely Island[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2020.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 BelyIsland.kmz 58.45KB
2 BelyIslandshp.rar 93.89KB