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Marettimo Island

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


Published:Feb. 2021

Visitors:5392       Data Files Downloaded:20      
Data Downloaded:0.92 MB      Citations:

Key Words:

Marettimo Island,Italy,Europe,data encyclopedia


Marettimo Island is located in the most western end of Egadi Islands, west of Sicily Island, and in the southeastern of the Tyrrhenian Sea,a bay in the Mediterranean. The Marettimo Island is in the Sicilian Region of Italy. Its geo-location is between 37°56′42″N and 37°59′36″N, 12°01′41″E and 12°05′30″E. The total area of the Marettimo Island is 12.34 km² based on Albers projection, and the total coastline is 26.47 km base on Lambert projection. Marettimo, located at the east coast of the island, is the main residential area and port. The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 26 data files with data size of 252 KB (compressed to 3 data files with 157 KB).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (XDA19090110)

Data Citation:

SHI Ruixiang, LIU Chuang. Marettimo 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 CityandPort.kmz 2.86KB
2 MarettimoIsland.kmz 56.33KB
3 MarettimoIslandshp.rar 98.63KB