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44th Meridian East

Line across the Earth
44th meridian east

The meridian 44° 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.

The 44th meridian east forms a great circle with the 136th meridian west.

From Pole to Pole

Starting at the North Pole and heading south to the South Pole, the 44th meridian east passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
Arctic Ocean
Barents Sea
 Russia Kanin Peninsula
White Sea
 Russia Kanin Peninsula
White Sea Mezen Bay
 Russia Passing through Nizhny Novgorod
Georgia South Ossetia is a partially recognised state. Most nations consider its territory to be part of Georgia.
 Saudi Arabia
Indian Ocean Gulf of Aden
 Somalia Somaliland
Indian Ocean Passing between the islands of Mohéli and Anjouan,  Comoros
Indian Ocean
Indian Ocean
Southern Ocean
Antarctica Queen Maud Land, claimed by  Norway

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