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

Arctic administrative boundary data sets include Arctic_National, Arctic_Provincial, and Arctic_Prefecture vector spatial data sets of arcti-bound countries and Its corresponding name, TYPE related attribute data :(LOCAL_NAME), (ENG_NAME), (CNTRY_NAME), (TYPE), (CNTRY_CODE), (CONTINENT)

The data comes from the 1:1,000,000 ADC_WorldMap global data set, which is a comprehensive, up-to-date and seamless geographic digital data.

The world map coordinate system is latitude and longitude, WGS84 datum surface, and the arctic data set is the special projection parameter for the arctic (North_Pole_Stereographic).

Data file naming and use method

It can be opened by arcgis, mapgis, Qgis and other remote sensing software

Required Data Citation View Data Cite Help About Data Citation
Cite as:

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

Using this data, the data citation is required to be referenced and the related literatures are suggested to be cited.

Support Program

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

User Limit

To respect the intellectual property rights, protect the rights of data authors, expand services of the data center, and evaluate the application potential of data, data users should clearly indicate the source of the data and the author of the data in the research results generated by using the data (including published papers, articles, data products, and unpublished research reports, data products and other results). For re-posting (second or multiple releases) data, the author must also indicate the source of the original data.

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

Related Resources

Sign In to add comments

Download Follow
Geographic coverage
East: 180.00 West: -180.00
South: 60.00 North: 90.00
  • Temporal resolution: 1 year < x < 10 year
  • Spatial resolution: m
  • File size: 36 MB
  • Browse count: 773 Times
  • Apply count: 5 Times
  • Share mode: online
  • Updated time: 2019-07-29
Contact Information
: ADC WorldMap  

Distributor: A Big Earth Data Platform for Three Poles


Export metadata