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Flannan Isles

LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1
1 Institute of Geographic Science and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China


Published:Jan. 2017

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Key Words:

Flannan Isles,United Kingdom,Scotland,Eilean Mor Isle,data encyclopedia


Flannan Isles of Scotland is located from 58°16′18″N-58°17′23″N,7°33′32″W-7°39′19″W. The islands is consisted of a series of small isles, including Eilean Mor Isle and Eilean Tai ghe Isle in northeast, Soray Isle, Sgeir Tomain Isle and Righinn Sgeir Isle in south and Roareim Isle, Eilean Gobha Isle and Brona Cleit Rock in western. The total area of the islands is 0.62 km² the coast line is 15.98 km long. Among which, the biggest island is Eilean Mor Isle, which area is 0.18 km². The dataset is developed based on the google earth images and the thematic maps of Scotland. The dataset is archived in both .kmz and .shp data formats, consist of 15 data files with data size of 478 KB (compressed to two data files with data size of 212 KB).

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (Y22Q0203TD)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang, SHI Ruixiang. Flannan Isles[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2017.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 FlannanIsles.kmz 16.50KB
2 FlannanIslesshp.rar 32.55KB