23rd meridian west
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The meridian 23° west of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Greenland, Iceland, the Atlantic Ocean, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.
From Pole to Pole
Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes Arctic Ocean Greenland Peary Land peninsula Independence Fjord Greenland Passing through Danmark Fjord Kejser Franz Joseph Fjord Greenland Ymer Island, Geographical Society Island and Traill Island King Oscar Fjord Greenland Jameson Land peninsula Scoresby Sund Greenland Atlantic Ocean Greenland Sea Iceland Westfjords peninsula Ísafjarðardjúp Iceland Westfjords peninsula Breiðafjörður Iceland Snæfellsnes peninsula Atlantic Ocean Passing just west of the island of Sal, Cape Verde (at )
Passing just west of the island of Boa Vista, Cape Verde (at )
Passing just east of the island of Maio, Cape Verde (at )
Southern Ocean Antarctica British Antarctic Territory, claimed by United Kingdom