1st meridian west
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The meridian 1° west of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, the Atlantic Ocean, Europe, Africa, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.
From Pole to Pole
Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes Arctic Ocean Atlantic Ocean United Kingdom Scotland — islands of Yell and Hascosay North Sea United Kingdom Scotland — island of Whalsay North Sea Passing just east of the island of Noss, Scotland, United Kingdom (at ) United Kingdom England — making landfall just west of Saltburn-by-the-Sea, North Yorkshire English Channel Passing just east of the Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom (at ) France Spain Mediterranean Sea Algeria Morocco For about 1km at the easternmost part of the country Algeria Mali Burkina Faso Ghana Atlantic Ocean Southern Ocean Antarctica Queen Maud Land — claimed by Norway