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69th Meridian East

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69th meridian east

The meridian 69° 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.

The 69th meridian east forms a great circle with the 111th meridian west.

From Pole to Pole

Starting at the North Pole and heading south to the South Pole, the 69th meridian east passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
90°0′N 69°0′E / 90.000°N 69.000°E / 90.000; 69.000 (Arctic Ocean)

Arctic Ocean
81°0′N 69°0′E / 81.000°N 69.000°E / 81.000; 69.000 (Barents Sea)

Barents Sea
43|N|69|0|E|type:country name=Russia

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 Russia Severny Island, Novaya Zemlya - for about 4 km at the easternmost tip of the island
76°40′N 69°0′E / 76.667°N 69.000°E / 76.667; 69.000 (Kara Sea)

Kara Sea
41|N|69|0|E|type:country name=Russia

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 Russia Yamal Peninsula
68°56′N 69°0′E / 68.933°N 69.000°E / 68.933; 69.000 (Kara Sea)

Kara Sea Baydaratskaya Bay
44|N|69|0|E|type:country name=Russia

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 Russia
26|N|69|0|E|type:country name=Kazakhstan

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 Kazakhstan For about 10 km
20|N|69|0|E|type:country name=Russia

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 Russia For about 6 km
17|N|69|0|E|type:country name=Kazakhstan

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 Kazakhstan
18|N|69|0|E|type:country name=Uzbekistan

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 Uzbekistan
13|N|69|0|E|type:country name=Tajikistan

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 Tajikistan For about 9 km
7|N|69|0|E|type:country name=Uzbekistan

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 Uzbekistan For about 7 km
4|N|69|0|E|type:country name=Tajikistan

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 Tajikistan
18|N|69|0|E|type:country name=Afghanistan

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 Afghanistan Passing just west of Kabul
37|N|69|0|E|type:country name=Pakistan

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 Pakistan Balochistan
Sindh
13|N|69|0|E|type:country name=India

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 India Gujarat
22°57′N 69°0′E / 22.950°N 69.000°E / 22.950; 69.000 (Indian Ocean)

Indian Ocean Gulf of Kutch
25|N|69|0|E|type:country name=India

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 India Gujarat
22°11′N 69°0′E / 22.183°N 69.000°E / 22.183; 69.000 (Indian Ocean)

Indian Ocean
41|S|69|0|E|type:country name=French Southern & Antarctic Lands

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 French Southern and Antarctic Lands Island of Kerguelen
49°43′S 69°0′E / 49.717°S 69.000°E / -49.717; 69.000 (Indian Ocean)

Indian Ocean
60°0′S 69°0′E / 60.000°S 69.000°E / -60.000; 69.000 (Southern Ocean)

Southern Ocean
55|S|69|0|E|type:country name=Antarctica

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Antarctica Australian Antarctic Territory, claimed by  Australia

See also


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