137th meridian east
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The meridian 137° 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 Sakha Republic — Kotelny Island, New Siberian Islands Laptev Sea Russia Sakha Republic
Khabarovsk Krai — from
Sea of Okhotsk Russia Khabarovsk Krai — Feklistova Island Sea of Okhotsk Russia Khabarovsk Krai
Primorsky Krai — from
Sea of Japan Japan Island of Honshū
— Ishikawa Prefecture
— Toyama Prefecture — from
— Gifu Prefecture — from
— Aichi Prefecture — from
Mikawa Bay Pacific Ocean Indonesia Island of Kurudu Cenderawasih Bay Indonesia Island of New Guinea Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpentaria Passing just east of Groote Eylandt, Australia (at ) Australia Northern Territory — Vanderlin Island and the mainland
South Australia — from
Spencer Gulf Australia South Australia — Yorke Peninsula Investigator Strait Australia South Australia — Kangaroo Island Indian Ocean Australian authorities consider this to be part of the Southern Ocean Southern Ocean Antarctica Adélie Land, claimed by France
- Darby, Andrew (22 December 2003). "Canberra all at sea over position of Southern Ocean". The Age. Retrieved 13 January 2013.
- "Indian Ocean". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved 13 January 2013.