8th meridian west
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The meridian 8° west of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, the Atlantic Ocean, Europe, Africa, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.
From Pole to Pole
Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes Arctic Ocean Atlantic Ocean Norway Island of Jan Mayen Atlantic Ocean Passing just west of the island of Mykines, Faroe Islands (at )
Passing just west of the Monach Islands, Scotland, United Kingdom (at )
Passing just west of the island of Mingulay, Scotland, United Kingdom (at )
Ireland United Kingdom Northern Ireland Ireland Passing just west of Athlone (at ) Atlantic Ocean Spain Portugal Atlantic Ocean Morocco Passing through Marrakesh (at ) Algeria Mauritania Mali Passing through Bamako (at ) Guinea Ivory Coast Guinea Ivory Coast Guinea For about 3 km Ivory Coast For about 9 km Guinea For about 6 km Ivory Coast Liberia Atlantic Ocean Southern Ocean Antarctica Queen Maud Land, claimed by Norway
Ordnance Survey Ireland
- Leahy, Derek (26 September 2008). "Irish Grid Reference System". Ordnance Survey Ireland : 185 years of innovation in mapping. Dublin: Ordnance Survey Ireland. Retrieved 14 August 2009.