55th meridian east
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The meridian 55° east of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Europe, Asia, 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 Russia Salisbury Island and Luigi Island, Franz Josef Land Barents Sea Russia Islands in Franz Josef Land Barents Sea Russia Severny Island and Yuzhny Island, Novaya Zemlya Barents Sea Pechora Sea Russia A small island Barents Sea Pechora Bay Russia Kazakhstan Turkmenistan Iran Persian Gulf Passing just west of the island of Abu Musa, Iran (claimed by United Arab Emirates) United Arab Emirates Saudi Arabia Oman Indian Ocean Passing just west of Silhouette Island, Seychelles
Passing just west of the island of Réunion, France
Southern Ocean Antarctica Australian Antarctic Territory, claimed by Australia
See also