130th meridian west

The meridian 130° 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 130th meridian west forms a great circle with the 50th meridian east.

Line across the Earth
130°
130th meridian west

From Pole to Pole

Starting at the North Pole and heading south to the South Pole, the 130th meridian west passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
90°0′N 130°0′W / 90.000°N 130.000°W Arctic Ocean
75°17′N 130°0′W / 75.283°N 130.000°W Beaufort Sea
70°4′N 130°0′W / 70.067°N 130.000°W  Canada Northwest Territories
Yukon — from 63°36′N 130°0′W / 63.600°N 130.000°W
Northwest Territories — from 63°21′N 130°0′W / 63.350°N 130.000°W
Yukon — from 63°12′N 130°0′W / 63.200°N 130.000°W
British Columbia — from 60°0′N 130°0′W / 60.000°N 130.000°W
55°19′N 130°0′W / 55.317°N 130.000°W  United States Alaska — for about 6 km, the most easterly part of the state (in the Misty Fjords National Monument)
55°16′N 130°0′W / 55.267°N 130.000°W  Canada British Columbia — mainland, Pitt Island and Banks Island
53°12′N 130°0′W / 53.200°N 130.000°W Pacific Ocean Passing just east of Pitcairn Island,  Pitcairn Islands (at 25°4′S 130°5′W / 25.067°S 130.083°W)
60°0′S 130°0′W / 60.000°S 130.000°W Southern Ocean
74°19′S 130°0′W / 74.317°S 130.000°W Antarctica Unclaimed territory

See also

129th meridian west

The meridian 129° 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 129th meridian west forms a great circle with the 51st meridian east.

130th

130th may refer to:

130th (Devon and Cornwall) Brigade, British Territorial Force division formed in 1908

130th (Lanark and Renfrew) Battalion, CEF, unit in the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the First World War

130th Airlift Squadron flies the C-130H Hercules

130th Airlift Wing, airlift unit located at Yeager Airport, Charleston, West Virginia

130th Baluchis, infantry regiment of the British Indian Army raised in 1858

130th Delaware General Assembly, meeting of the legislative branch of the Delaware state government

130th Engineer Brigade (United States), engineer brigade of the United States Army based in Schofield Barracks, Hawaii

130th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment, infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War

130th Infantry Brigade (United Kingdom), Territorial brigade of the British Army

130th Infantry Regiment (United States), infantry regiment in the Army National Guard

130th Kentucky Derby or 2004 Kentucky Derby

130th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment or Royal Scots, the oldest infantry regiment of the line in the British Army

130th meridian east, line of longitude across the Arctic Ocean, Asia, Australia, the Indian Ocean, the Southern Ocean and Antarctica

130th meridian west, line of longitude across the Arctic Ocean, North America, the Pacific Ocean, the Southern Ocean and Antarctica

130th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment, infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War

130th Ohio Infantry (or 130th OVI), infantry regiment in the Union Army during the American Civil War

130th Regiment of Foot, infantry regiment of the British Army, created in 1794 and disbanded in 1796

130th Rescue Squadron, unit of the California Air National Guard

130th Street (IRT Ninth Avenue Line), station on the demolished IRT Ninth Avenue Line

130th Street (Manhattan) or Astor Row, in the New York City borough of Manhattan

German 130th Panzer Lehr Division or Panzer Lehr Division, German armored division during World War II

Pennsylvania's 130th Representative District or Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 130

130th meridian

130th meridian can refer to:

130th meridian east, a line of longitude east of the Greenwich Meridian

130th meridian west, a line of longitude west of the Greenwich Meridian

131st meridian west

The meridian 131° 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 131st meridian west forms a great circle with the 49th meridian east.

50th meridian east

The meridian 50° east of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Europe, Asia, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Madagascar, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.

The 50th meridian east forms a great circle with the 130th meridian west.

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