17th meridian west
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The meridian 17° west of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Greenland, Iceland, the Atlantic Ocean, Africa, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.
From Pole to Pole
Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes Arctic Ocean Greenland Atlantic Ocean Greenland Sea — passing just east of Shannon Island, Greenland (at ) Iceland Atlantic Ocean Portugal Island of Madeira Atlantic Ocean Passing just west of the island of Tenerife, Spain (at )
Passing just east of the island of La Gomera, Spain (at )
Western Sahara Ras Nouadhibou peninsula — claimed by Morocco and the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic Mauritania Ras Nouadhibou peninsula Atlantic Ocean Senegal Atlantic Ocean Southern Ocean Antarctica Queen Maud Land, claimed by Norway