136th meridian east
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The meridian 136° east of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Asia, the Pacific Ocean, Australasia, the Indian Ocean, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.
From Pole to Pole
Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes Arctic Ocean Laptev Sea Russia Belkovsky Island, New Siberian Islands Laptev Sea Russia Stolbovoy Island, New Siberian Islands Laptev Sea Russia Sea of Okhotsk Russia Sea of Japan Japan Island of Honshū Pacific Ocean Indonesia Island of Biak Pacific Ocean Indonesia Island of Yapen Cenderawasih Bay Indonesia Island of New Guinea Arafura Sea Australia Northern Territory — Drysdale Island and mainland Gulf of Carpentaria Australia Northern Territory
South Australia — from
Indian Ocean Australian authorities consider this to be part of the Southern Ocean Southern Ocean Antarctica Australian Antarctic Territory, claimed by Australia
- Darby, Andrew (22 December 2003). "Canberra all at sea over position of Southern Ocean". The Age. Retrieved 13 January 2013.
- "Indian Ocean". Encyclopaedia Britannica. Retrieved 13 January 2013.