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100th Meridian East

Line across the Earth
100°
100th meridian east

The meridian 100° 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 100th meridian east forms a great circle with the 80th meridian west.

From Pole to Pole

Starting at the North Pole and heading south to the South Pole, the 100th meridian east passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
Arctic Ocean
Laptev Sea
 Russia Krasnoyarsk KraiOctober Revolution Island, Severnaya Zemlya
Kara Sea
 Russia Krasnoyarsk KraiBolshevik Island, Severnaya Zemlya
Kara Sea
 Russia Krasnoyarsk Krai
Irkutsk Oblast — from
Republic of Buryatia — from
 Mongolia
 People's Republic of China Inner Mongolia
Gansu — from
Inner Mongolia — from
Gansu — from
Qinghai — from
Sichuan — from
Yunnan — from
 Myanmar (Burma)
 Thailand
Gulf of Thailand
 Thailand
Gulf of Thailand
 Thailand Islands of Ko Pha Ngan and Ko Samui
Gulf of Thailand
 Thailand
Strait of Malacca Passing just east of the Langkawi islands,  Malaysia (at )
Passing just west of Penang Island,  Malaysia (at )
 Indonesia Island of Sumatra
Indian Ocean
 Indonesia Island of North Pagai
Indian Ocean
Southern Ocean
Antarctica Australian Antarctic Territory, claimed by  Australia

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