159th meridian east
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The meridian 159° east of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Asia, the Pacific Ocean, Australasia, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.
From Pole to Pole
Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes Arctic Ocean East Siberian Sea Russia Sea of Okhotsk Shelikhov Gulf Russia Kamchatka Peninsula Pacific Ocean Solomon Islands Santa Isabel Island New Georgia Sound Passing just west of the Russell Islands, Solomon Islands (at ) Solomon Sea Coral Sea Passing just east of the Chesterfield Islands, New Caledonia (at ) Pacific Ocean Passing just west of Lord Howe Island, Australia (at )
Passing just east of Macquarie Island, Australia (at )
Southern Ocean Antarctica Australian Antarctic Territory, claimed by Australia