The comprehensive dataset of the Tibetan Plateau cryosphere (1997)


The contents of this data set are as follows:

Ⅰ. Document (specific documents in the data set)

Ⅱ. Fgmodel (model data)

Ⅲ. Grid

DEM, Hillshade (the digital elevation model and hillshade data)

Ⅳ. Map (thumbnail)

V. Meteoro (meteorological data)

1. Snowdpt (snow depth): (1) Data source: snow depth observation data and passive microwave data; (2) Attribute fields: geocoding, weather station number, weather station name, and cartographic symbols; (3) Main content: snow depth

2. Precitpt (precipitation): (1) Data source: Tibetan Plateau precipitation data; (2) Attribute fields: geocoding, weather station number, weather station name, and cartographic symbols; (3) Monthly average precipitation

3. Temprt (temperature): (1) Data source: Tibetan Plateau temperature data; (2) Attribute fields: geocoding, weather station number, weather station name, and cartographic symbols; (3) Monthly average temperature

VI. QZHIGHW (Qinghai-Tibet Highway Data)

Ⅶ. Vector

two folders: Albers and Geo

1. frozengd (frozen soil type map): (1) Data source: Map of Snow, Ice, and Frozen Ground in China (1: 4000000), Map of Permafrost on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau (1:3000000); (2) Attribute fields: geocoding, zone name, annual average ground temperature (°C), permafrost thickness (m), and cartographic symbols; (3) Description of major geographical elements: permafrost and seasonally frozen soil

2. hydrogeo (hydrogeological map): (1) Data source: Geologic Map of China (1: 4000000); (2) Attribute fields: geocoding, hydrogeological classification, hydrogeological subcategories, and cartographic symbols; (3) Major geographical elements: hydrogeological phenomena

3. quadgeo (Quaternary geological map): (1) Data source: Quaternary geological Map of China (1:2500000); (2) Attribute fields: geocoding, sedimentary facies, geological time, sedimentary type, and cartographic symbols; (3) Major geographic elements: Quaternary geological type

4. lake (lake map): (1) Data source: Topographic Map of the Tibetan Plateau (1:4000000); (2) Attribute fields: geocoding, category, and cartographic symbols; (3) Major geographic elements: lake distribution

5. stream (drainage map): (1) Data source: Topographic Map of the Tibetan Plateau (1:4000000); (2) Major geographic elements: river distribution

6. vegetat (vegetation data): (1) Data source: Vegetation Map of China (1:4000000); (2) Attribute fields: geocoding, main category, subcategory, minor subcategory, and cartographic symbols; (3) Major geographical description: vegetation type

7. formap (frozen soil type map)

8. Quatgla (ancient glaciers)

9. station (weather station): (1) Data source: Tibetan Plateau meteorological station coordinate data; (2) Spatial distribution of meteorological stations

Ⅷ. borehole (borehole drilling data)

Code Description Drilling position Drilling histogram name

211122001 Drilling 1 mileage 1041KM+200M z1

211122002 Drilling 2 mileage 1041KM+800M z2

Data projection:

Projection: Albers

False_Easting: 0.000000

False_Northing: 0.000000

Central_Meridian: 90.000000

Standard_Parallel_1: 27.30.000000

Standard_Parallel_2: 37.30.000000

Latitude_Of_Origin: 0.000000

Linear Unit: Metre (1.000000)

Please refer to the documentation for detailed data properties.


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LI Xin. The comprehensive dataset of the Tibetan Plateau cryosphere (1997). National Tibetan Plateau Data Center, 2011. doi: 10.11888/Geogra.tpdc.270050. (Download the reference: RIS | Bibtex )

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Keywords
Geographic coverage
Spatial coverage

East: 105.00

South: 22.00

West: 73.00

North: 40.00

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  • File size: 192.75 MB
  • Browse count: 19,685 Times
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  • Share mode: online
  • Temporal coverage: 1997-01-01 To 1997-12-31
  • Updated time: 2019-08-09
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: LI Xin  

Distributor: National Tibetan Plateau Data Center

Email: data@itpcas.ac.cn

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