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Archipelago Toscano

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


Published:Aug. 2021

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Archipelago Toscano,Italy,Europe,the Mediterranean Sea,data encyclopedia


Archipelago Toscano, also called Tuscan Archipelago, is located between Ligurian Sea and Tyrrhenian Sea, between Apennine Peninsula and Corsica Island in the Mediterranean Sea. It is in Tuscany, Italy. Its geo-location is between 42°14′16″N and 43°32′54″N, 9°47′29″E and 11°18′42″E. The total area of the Archipelago Toscano is 290.83 km² based on Albers projection, and the total coastline is 282.91 km. The Archipelago Toscano includes Elba Island, Giglio Island, Capraia Island, Montecristo Island, Pianosa Island, Giannutri Island, Gorgona Island and a series of small isles. In the Archipelago Toscano, the Elba Island is the biggest island with an area of 224.18 km². The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 17 data files with data size of 1.45 MB (compressed to 2 data files with 0.98 MB).

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Data Citation:

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


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Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 ArcipelagoToscano.kmz 385.01KB
2 ArcipelagoToscanoshp.rar 627.52KB