Basic geographic data of Qinghai Tibet Plateau (2015)

Basic geographic data of Qinghai Tibet Plateau (2015)

The data set is the basic data of the Qinghai Tibet Plateau in 2015. The original data comes from the National Basic Geographic Information Center, and the data of the Qinghai Tibet plateau region is formed by splicing and clipping the segmented data. The data content includes 1:1 million provincial administrative divisions, 1:1 million roads and 1:250000 water system. The data attributes of administrative divisions include name, code and Pinyin; Road data attributes include: GB, RN, name, rteg and type (basic geographic information classification code, road code, road name, road grade and road type); Water system data attributes include: GB, hydc, name, period (basic geographic information classification code, water system name code, name, season).

File naming and required software

File name: 1:250000 water system.shp;1:1000000 road.shp, 1:1000000 railway.shp; 1:1000000 division.shp.
Data reading mode: all data in the data set can be opened by ArcGIS, envi, ERDAS and other software.

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Yang, Y. (2021). Basic geographic data of Qinghai Tibet Plateau (2015). A Big Earth Data Platform for Three Poles, (Download the reference: RIS | Bibtex )

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Support Program

Second Tibetan Plateau Scientific Expedition Program

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Geographic coverage
East: 104.00 West: 73.00
South: 25.00 North: 45.00
  • Temporal resolution: Yearly
  • Spatial resolution: -
  • File size: 439 MB
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  • Access: Protection period
  • Temporal coverage: 2015
  • Updated time: 2022-04-18

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