47th meridian east
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The meridian 47° east of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Europe, Asia, Africa, 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 Island of Alexandra Land, Franz Josef Land Barents Sea Cambridge Channel Russia Island of Zemlya Georga, Franz Josef Land Barents Sea Russia Kazakhstan Russia For about 18km Kazakhstan Russia Caspian Sea Kizlyar Bay Russia Azerbaijan Passing through Nagorno-Karabakh Iran Iraq Kuwait Saudi Arabia Passing just east of Riyadh Yemen Indian Ocean Gulf of Aden Somalia Somaliland Ethiopia Somalia Indian Ocean Passing just west of the Glorioso Islands atoll, French Southern and Antarctic Lands Madagascar Indian Ocean Southern Ocean Antarctica Australian Antarctic Territory, claimed by Australia