124th meridian east

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124th meridian east

The meridian 124° east of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Asia, the Pacific Ocean, the Indian Ocean, Australia, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.

The 124th meridian east forms a great circle with the 56th meridian west.

From Pole to Pole

Starting at the North Pole and heading south to the South Pole, the 124th meridian east passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Arctic Ocean
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Laptev Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Russia Sakha Republic — islands of the Lena Delta and the mainland
Amur Oblast — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  People's Republic of China Heilongjiang
Inner Mongolia — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Heilongjiang — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Jilin — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Liaoning — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Yellow Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. East China Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Japan Islands of Kohamajima and Kuroshima
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Pacific Ocean Philippine Sea — passing just east of the island of Luzon,  Philippines (at Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.)
— passing just west of the island of Catanduanes,  Philippines (at Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.)
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Philippines Agutaya Island
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Albay Gulf
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Philippines Island of Luzon
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Samar Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Philippines Island of Masbate
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Visayan Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Philippines Islands of Cebu and Mactan
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Cebu Strait
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Philippines Island of Bohol
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Bohol Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Philippines Island of Mindanao
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Celebes Sea Illana Bay
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Philippines Island of Mindanao
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Celebes Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Indonesia Island of Sulawesi (Minahassa Peninsula)
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Molucca Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Indonesia Island of Timpaus
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Banda Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Indonesia Tukangbesi Islands
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Banda Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Indonesia Island of Pantar
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Savu Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Indonesia Island of Timor
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Timor Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Indian Ocean
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Australia Western Australia
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Indian Ocean Australian authorities consider this to be part of the Southern Ocean[1][2]
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Southern Ocean
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Antarctica Australian Antarctic Territory, claimed by  Australia

See also

References

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  2. "Indian Ocean". Encyclopaedia Britannica. Retrieved 13 January 2013.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>