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Chichijima Archipelago

LIU Chuang1CHEN Wenbo2SHI Ruixiang1
1 Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research,CAS,Beijing 100101,China2 Keio Research Institute at SFC,Keio University,Fujisawa 2520882, Japan



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Key Words:

archipelago,Japan,island,world heritage,data encyclopedia


Chichijima archipelago is located in the southern of Mukojima archipelago of Ogasawara Islands. It is governed by the Tokyo administrative jurisdiction (Tokyo Metropolitan Department), Japan. The geolocation of Chichijima archipelago is from 142°9'41"E to 142°14'58"E and latitude from 27°1'47"N to 27°11'57"N. Chichijima archipelago is consisted of Chichijima, Anijima, Otoutojima, Nishijima, Higashijima, Nanto, Magojima, Hyoutanjima, Hitomaru Shima, and a series of small islands. Chichijima, Anijima, Otoutojima, Nishijima, Higashijima, and Nanto were listed in the UNESCO world natural heritage sites. The total area of the islands in the Chichijima archipelago is 38.34 km², and coastline is 130.33 km long. The dataset is developed based on Google Earth imagery integrated with thematic maps. The dataset is archived in both .kmz and .shp formats with compressed data size of 451KB.

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (Y22Q0203TD)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang, CHEN Wenbo, SHI Ruixiang. Chichijima Archipelago[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2016.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 Chichijima.kmz 171.31KB
2 Chichijimashp.rar 279.89KB