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Southampton Island

LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1LV Tingting2
1 Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China2 Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China


Published:Feb. 2018

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Key Words:

Southampton Island,Canada,Arctic Archipelago,Hudson Bay


Southampton Island located in the north of Hudson Bay, which is part of the Canada Arctic Archipelago. Its geo-location is between 63°05′56″N and 62°55′24″N, 87°13′15″W and 80°08′59″W. The area of the Southampton Island is 43493.13 km², and the coastline is 1923.01 km long. The Southampton Island belongs to the Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut Territory, Canada. The dataset is developed based on the Google Earth images and the referenced maps. The dataset is consisted of 15 data files, archived in both .kmz and .shp data formats with the data size of 5.79 MB (compressed to 2.35 MB in two files).

Foundation Item:

Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences (11852701YZ)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang, SHI Ruixiang, LV Tingting. Southampton Island[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2018.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 SouthamptonIsland.kmz 942.63KB
2 SouthamptonIslandshp.rar 1472.15KB