46th meridian west
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The meridian 46° west of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Greenland, the Atlantic Ocean, South America, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.
From Pole to Pole
Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes Arctic Ocean Lincoln Sea Greenland Sverdrup Island Lincoln Sea Greenland Island of Nares Land Victoria Fjord Greenland Atlantic Ocean Brazil Maranhão
Tocantins — from
Bahia — from
Goiás — from
Bahia — for about 16 km from
Minas Gerais — for about 9 km from
Bahia — for about 9 km from
Minas Gerais — from
São Paulo — from
Atlantic Ocean Southern Ocean South Orkney Islands Coronation Island — claimed by both Argentina (Tierra del Fuego Province) and United Kingdom (British Antarctic Territory) Southern Ocean Antarctica Claimed by both Argentina (Argentine Antarctica) and United Kingdom (British Antarctic Territory)
- Harrisse, Henry (1897). The Diplomatic History of America: Its first chapter 1452—1493—1494. London. p. 194.