39th meridian east

The meridian 39° 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 39th meridian east forms a great circle with the 141st meridian west.

Line across the Earth
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39th meridian east

From Pole to Pole

Starting at the North Pole and heading south to the South Pole, the 39th meridian east passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
90°0′N 39°0′E / 90.000°N 39.000°E Arctic Ocean
80°23′N 39°0′E / 80.383°N 39.000°E Barents Sea
68°33′N 39°0′E / 68.550°N 39.000°E  Russia Kola Peninsula
68°6′N 39°0′E / 68.100°N 39.000°E White Sea
64°43′N 39°0′E / 64.717°N 39.000°E  Russia
49°48′N 39°0′E / 49.800°N 39.000°E  Ukraine
47°52′N 39°0′E / 47.867°N 39.000°E  Russia
47°16′N 39°0′E / 47.267°N 39.000°E Sea of Azov Taganrog Bay
46°59′N 39°0′E / 46.983°N 39.000°E  Russia Passing just east of Krasnodar (at 45°2′N 38°58′E / 45.033°N 38.967°E)
44°9′N 39°0′E / 44.150°N 39.000°E Black Sea
41°2′N 39°0′E / 41.033°N 39.000°E  Turkey
36°42′N 39°0′E / 36.700°N 39.000°E  Syria
33°28′N 39°0′E / 33.467°N 39.000°E  Iraq
33°9′N 39°0′E / 33.150°N 39.000°E  Jordan
32°0′N 39°0′E / 32.000°N 39.000°E  Saudi Arabia
22°42′N 39°0′E / 22.700°N 39.000°E Red Sea
21°59′N 39°0′E / 21.983°N 39.000°E  Saudi Arabia
21°50′N 39°0′E / 21.833°N 39.000°E Red Sea
17°7′N 39°0′E / 17.117°N 39.000°E  Eritrea Passing just east of Asmara
14°35′N 39°0′E / 14.583°N 39.000°E  Ethiopia
3°32′N 39°0′E / 3.533°N 39.000°E  Kenya
4°31′S 39°0′E / 4.517°S 39.000°E  Tanzania
5°27′S 39°0′E / 5.450°S 39.000°E Zanzibar Channel Between the Tanzania mainland, and the island of Zanzibar
6°27′S 39°0′E / 6.450°S 39.000°E  Tanzania
11°10′S 39°0′E / 11.167°S 39.000°E  Mozambique
17°0′S 39°0′E / 17.000°S 39.000°E Indian Ocean
60°0′S 39°0′E / 60.000°S 39.000°E Southern Ocean
69°55′S 39°0′E / 69.917°S 39.000°E Antarctica Queen Maud Land, claimed by  Norway

See also

141st meridian west

The meridian 141° 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 141st meridian west forms a great circle with the 39th meridian east.

Part of the border between the United States (Alaska) and Canada (Yukon) is defined by the meridian.

38th meridian east

The meridian 38° 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 38th meridian east forms a great circle with the 142nd meridian west.

39th meridian

39th meridian may refer to:

39th meridian east, a line of longitude east of the Greenwich Meridian

39th meridian west, a line of longitude west of the Greenwich Meridian

40th meridian east

The meridian 40° 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 40th meridian east forms a great circle with the 140th meridian west.

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