Dataset List


Data Details

Alderney Island

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


Published:Nov. 2020

Visitors:4968       Data Files Downloaded:15      
Data Downloaded:0.72 MB      Citations:

Key Words:

Alderney Island,Channel Islands,English Channel,data encyclopedia


Alderney Island is a British Royal possession, located at the English Channel. It is the third largest island in the Channel Islands. It is 29.47 km separated from the Guernsey Island in its southwest, and 48.92 km separated from the Jersey Island in its south. The geo-location of the Alderney Island is between 49°42′3″N and 49°43′58″N, 2°14′4″W and 2°9′30″W. The area of the Alderney Island is 8.68 km² based on the Albers projection, and the coastline is 26.19 km long based on the Lambert projection. St Anne, located in the south-central part, is the main town on the island. The dataset includes the boundary data and the main settlement data. The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 26 data files with data size of 310 KB (compressed to three data files with 130 KB).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (XDA19090110)

Data Citation:

SHI Ruixiang, LIU Chuang. Alderney Island[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2020.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 AlderneyIsland.kmz 45.56KB
2 AlderneyIslandshp.rar 82.17KB
3 StAnne.kmz 2.97KB