Antarctic 1:1,000,000 administrative boundary dataset (2014)

Antarctic 1:1,000,000 administrative boundary dataset (2014)

Antarctic administrative boundary datasets consist of the properties of the state boundaries of the Antarctic states (properties properties), and the corresponding names and types of those properties :(CITY_POP), (ENG_NAME), (CNTRY_NAME), (TYPE), (CNTRY_CODE), (YEAR).

The data comes from the 1:100,000 ADC_WorldMap global data set,The data through topology, warehousing and other data quality inspection,Data through the topology, into the library,It's comprehensive, up-to-date and seamless geodigital data.

The world map coordinate system is latitude and longitude, WGS84 datum surface,Antarctic specific projection parameters(South_Pole_Stereographic).

File naming and required software

File name: the data is stored in the format of vector SHP, and the file name is "Antarctica National. SHP".
Data reading mode: it can be opened and read with QGIS, ArcGIS and other software.

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Cite as:

Adc, W. (2019). Antarctic 1:1,000,000 administrative boundary dataset (2014). A Big Earth Data Platform for Three Poles, (Download the reference: RIS | Bibtex )

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Support Program

CASEarth:Big Earth Data for Three Poles(grant No. XDA19070000) (No:XDA19000000)

Strategic Priority Research Program of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (No:XDA19070100) [XDA19070100]

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License: This work is licensed under an Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

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Geographic coverage
East: 180.00 West: -180.00
South: -90.00 North: -60.00
  • Temporal resolution: Yearly
  • Spatial resolution: m
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  • Access: Open Access
  • Updated time: 2021-04-19
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