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75th Meridian East

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75th Meridian East

Line across the Earth
75th meridian east

The meridian 75° east of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Asia, the Indian Ocean, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.

The 75th meridian east forms a great circle with the 105th meridian west.

From Pole to Pole

Starting at the North Pole and heading south to the South Pole, the 75th meridian east passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
Arctic Ocean
Kara Sea Passing just east of Shokalsky Island,  Russia
 Russia Gydan Peninsula
Gulf of Ob
 Russia Gydan Peninsula
Taz Estuary
 Kazakhstan Passing through Lake Balkhash
 People's Republic of China Xinjiang
 People's Republic of China Xinjiang
 Pakistan Gilgit-Baltistan - claimed by  India
Azad Kashmir - claimed by  India
 India Jammu and Kashmir - claimed by  Pakistan
 Pakistan Punjab
 India Punjab
Madhya Pradesh
Indian Ocean
Southern Ocean
Antarctica Australian Antarctic Territory, claimed by  Australia

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