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Google Search Console couldn't fetch sitemap
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Hello,
Below is the sitemap.xml of my shopify store. The sitemap is getting submitted but google search console says 'couldn't fetch'.
Can anyone suggest if anything wrong in my xml file and if it's incompatible with Google Search Console.
 
<!--
This is the parent sitemap linking to additional sitemaps for products, collections and pages as shown below. The sitemap can not be edited manually, but is kept up to date in real time.
-->
</sitemapindex>

I did live test for my sitemap url https://test072919.myshopify.com/sitemap.xml in Google Search Console and it says the url can be successfully fetched. But still in the sitemap section it says couldn't fetch.
Also I came across posts with similar issue and saw that even for pending sitemap the status will be couldn't fetch. If that is the case how long does it take to fetch the sitemap and when will the status change to success.

Any suggestions to resolve this issue will be helpful.
Thank you for your time.
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The time for Pending varies. Can be hours, can be months. 
 
Would say the site seems to be nothing but a test, with some fake products. 
 
Google is going is going to be in no hurry to index that. It DOESNT WANT to index test sites. For the most part just confuse and annoy users
 
You might well find it become LESS indexed over time. 
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Thank you for the response. 
How can we make sure that given sitemap xml to Google Search Console is valid and if we move from test store to live store the sitemap will get indexed or not.
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Well a test site is not actually a good way to Google indexing. as noted Google will try hard NOT to index such sites. 
 
As such with a platform like shopify, the chance of them making a sitemap that can't be read by Googel is remote. 
 
 
In my experience it always takes time for a sitemap to be effective with new sites. 
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