90th meridian east

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90th meridian east

The meridian 90° east of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Asia, the Indian Ocean, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.

It is the border between two tropical cyclone basins: the Australian region, and the Southwest Indian Ocean basin.[citation needed]

The Ninety East Ridge is named after the meridian.

The 90th meridian east forms a great circle with the 90th meridian west.

From Pole to Pole

Starting at the North Pole and heading south to the South Pole, the 90th 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. Kara Sea Passing just west of Schmidt Island, Krasnoyarsk Krai,  Russia
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Russia Krasnoyarsk KraiKirov Islands
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Kara Sea
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  Russia Krasnoyarsk Krai
Republic of Khakassia — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Tuva Republic — 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.  Mongolia Bayan-Ölgii Province
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  People's Republic of China Xinjiang
Qinghai — from Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.
Tibet — 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.  Bhutan
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.  India Assam
Meghalaya — 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.  Bangladesh
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. Southern Ocean
Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found. Antarctica Kaiser Wilhelm II Land, Australian Antarctic Territory, claimed by  Australia

See also