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Kashgar Oasis

GUI Dongwei1,2,3WANG Guangyan4LI Bofei1,2ZHANG Siyuan1,2LIU Yi1,2,3LIU Chuang5
1 State Key Laboratory of Desert and Oasis Ecology,Xinjiang Institute of Ecology and Geography,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Urumqi 830011,China2 Cele National Station of Observation and Research for Desert-Grassland Ecosystems,Cele 848300,China3 University of Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100049,China4 Tarim River Administration Bureau,Korla 841003,China5 Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China


Published:Sep. 2021

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Key Words:

Kashgar,Oasis,Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region,Data Encyclopedia


Kashgar Oasis is located in Kashgar Administrative Region and Kizilsu Kirgiz Autonomous Prefecture, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China. About 81.27% of the oasis is in Kashgar Administrative Region, and 19.73% in Kizilsu Kirgiz Autonomous Prefecture. The geo-location of the oasis is 38°17'41"N - 40°22'40"N, 73°58'13"E - 77°58'57"E. The Kashgar Oasis consists of 154 small oases with a total area of 12,355.36 km² based on the Albers projection, total perimeter of 5,509.02 km based on Lambert projection. In the Kashgar Oasis, the largest oasis is the main Kashgar Oasis with an area of 10,784.66 km² and perimeter of 3,624.58 km. The dataset was developed based on Google earth images in 2020. The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 17 data files with 142 MB (compressed into 2 files with 92.9 MB).

Foundation Item:

Tianshan Innovation Team(2020D14042); Chinese Academy of Sciences (2019)

Data Citation:

GUI Dongwei, WANG Guangyan, LI Bofei, ZHANG Siyuan, LIU Yi, LIU Chuang. Kashgar Oasis[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2021.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 KashgarOasis.kmz 42358.96KB
2 KashgarOasisshp.rar 51929.06KB