131st meridian east

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131°
131st meridian east

The meridian 131° east of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Asia, Australia, the Indian Ocean, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.

The 131st meridian east forms a great circle with the 49th meridian west.

From Pole to Pole

Starting at the North Pole and heading south to the South Pole, the 131st 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
Khabarovsk Krai — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Amur Oblast — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Khabarovsk Krai — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Amur Oblast — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Khabarovsk Krai — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Amur Oblast — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Jewish Autonomous 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
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Russia Primorsky Krai — for about 6 km
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  People's Republic of China Heilongjiang
Jilin — 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.  Russia Primorsky Krai
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Sea of Japan Passing just east of the island of Ulleungdo,  South Korea (at Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.)
Passing just west of the island of Mishima, Yamaguchi Prefecture,  Japan (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.  Japan Island of Honshū, Yamaguchi Prefecture
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Kanmon Straits
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Japan Island of Kyūshū
Fukuoka Prefecture
Ōita Prefecture — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Kumamoto Prefecture — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
— Ōita Prefecture — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
— Kumamoto Prefecture — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Miyazaki Prefecture — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Kagoshima Prefecture — 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. East China Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Japan Island of Tanegashima, Kagoshima Prefecture
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Pacific Ocean Passing just west of the island of Minami Daitō, Okinawa Prefecture,  Japan (at Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.)
Passing just west of the island of Oki Daitō, Okinawa Prefecture,  Japan (at Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.)
Passing just west of the island of Tobi,  Palau (at Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.)
Passing just west of the Asia Islands,  Indonesia (at Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.)
Passing just west of the Ayu Islands,  Indonesia (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.  Indonesia Island of Waigeo
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Dampier Strait
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Indonesia Islands of Salawati and New Guinea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Ceram Sea Passing just east of the island of Seram,  Indonesia (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. Banda Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Indonesia Island of Wuliaru
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 Seira
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 Selaru
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Arafura Sea
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.  Australia Northern TerritoryMelville Island
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Clarence Strait
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Australia Northern Territory
South Australia — 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. 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

  1. Darby, Andrew (22 December 2003). "Canberra all at sea over position of Southern Ocean". The Age. Retrieved 13 January 2013. 
  2. "Indian Ocean". Encyclopaedia Britannica. Retrieved 13 January 2013.