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Salina Island

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


Published:Feb. 2021

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Key Words:

Salina Island,Lipari Islands,Italy,Europe,data encyclopedia


Salina Island is located in the southeastern of the Tyrrhenian Sea, a bay in the Mediterranean. It is the second largest island in the Lipari Islands and 38.30 km separated from the Sicily Island in its south. The Salina Island is in the Sicilian Region of Italy. Its geolocation is between 38°32′04″N and 38°35′02″N, 14°47′45″E and 14°52′30″E. The total area of the Salina Island is 26.17 km² based on Albers projection, and the total coastline is 25.36 km base on Lambert projection. There are two volcanos. Santa Marina Salina, Malfa and Leni are the main cities on the island. The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 26 data files with data size of 223 KB (compressed to 3 data files with 147 KB).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (XDA19090110)

Data Citation:

SHI Ruixiang, LIU Chuang. Salina Island[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2021.


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Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 Cities_SalinaIsland.kmz 3.24KB
2 SalinaIsland.kmz 49.60KB
3 SalinaIslandshp.rar 94.49KB