Russian Academy of Science - 1876 Xinjiang Points Data Archive FGDC Metadata

sample image
filename: v4_ras_1876_xinjiang_pts
formats: Shapefile (Cyrillic 1251), Jpg
GIS data type: points
number of records: 111
version note:New Projection V4, please use v4_ras_1876_xinjiang_pts

Digitized from the H. M. Prezhavalsky "Map of Central Asia" based on the expeditions of 1876-1877 and 1879-1880. Covers the area from Hami west to Kucha and north across the Tian Shan range and Junggar Basin to Ulungur Lake.

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