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Banks 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:

Banks Island,Canada,Arctic Archipelago,data encyclopedia


Banks Island, part of the Canada Arctic Archipelago, is located in the west of Victoria Island. Banks Island belongs to the Inuvik Region, Northwest Territories, Canada. Its geo-location is between 71°04′44″N and 74°33′37″N, 115°17′27″W and 126°00′27″W. The area of the Banks Island is 70627.72 km², and the coastline is 1887.50 km long. 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 6.11 MB (compressed to 2.44 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. Banks Island[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2018.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 BanksIsland.kmz 938.61KB
2 BanksIslandshp.rar 1566.11KB