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136th Meridian West

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136th meridian west

The meridian 136° west of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, North America, the Pacific Ocean, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.

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

From Pole to Pole

Starting at the North Pole and heading south to the South Pole, the 136th meridian west passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
90°0′N 136°0′W / 90.000°N 136.000°W / 90.000; -136.000 (Arctic Ocean)

Arctic Ocean
74°24′N 136°0′W / 74.400°N 136.000°W / 74.400; -136.000 (Beaufort Sea)

Beaufort Sea
11|N|136|0|W|type:country name=Canada


 Canada Northwest Territories
Yukon — from 67°0′N 136°0′W / 67.000°N 136.000°W / 67.000; -136.000 (Yukon)
British Columbia — from 60°0′N 136°0′W / 60.000°N 136.000°W / 60.000; -136.000 (British Columbia)

40|N|136|0|W|type:country name=United States


 United States Alaska
58°45′N 136°0′W / 58.750°N 136.000°W / 58.750; -136.000 (Glacier Bay)

Glacier Bay
11|N|136|0|W|type:country name=United States


 United States AlaskaChichagof Island
57°30′N 136°0′W / 57.500°N 136.000°W / 57.500; -136.000 (Pacific Ocean)

Pacific Ocean Passing just west of Kruzof Island, Alaska,  United States (at 57°13′N 135°52′W / 57.217°N 135.867°W / 57.217; -135.867 (Kruzof Island))
Passing just east of Maria Est atoll,  French Polynesia (at 22°0′S 136°10′W / 22.000°S 136.167°W / -22.000; -136.167 (Maria Est))

60°0′S 136°0′W / 60.000°S 136.000°W / -60.000; -136.000 (Southern Ocean)

Southern Ocean
39|S|136|0|W|type:country name=Antarctica


Antarctica Unclaimed territory

See also

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