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112°
112th meridian east

The meridian 112° 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.

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The 112th meridian east forms a great circle with the 68th meridian west.

From Pole to PoleEdit

Starting at the North Pole and heading south to the South Pole, the 112th meridian east passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
90°0′N 112°0′E / 90.000°N 112.000°E / 90.000; 112.000 (Arctic Ocean) Arctic Ocean
79°17′N 112°0′E / 79.283°N 112.000°E / 79.283; 112.000 (Laptev Sea) Laptev Sea
76°34′N 112°0′E / 76.567°N 112.000°E / 76.567; 112.000 (Russia)   Russia Krasnoyarsk KraiTaymyr Peninsula
74°46′N 112°0′E / 74.767°N 112.000°E / 74.767; 112.000 (Laptev Sea) Laptev Sea
74°31′N 112°0′E / 74.517°N 112.000°E / 74.517; 112.000 (Russia)   Russia Sakha RepublicBolshoy Begichev Island
74°12′N 112°0′E / 74.200°N 112.000°E / 74.200; 112.000 (Laptev Sea) Laptev Sea
73°43′N 112°0′E / 73.717°N 112.000°E / 73.717; 112.000 (Russia)   Russia Sakha Republic
Krasnoyarsk Krai — from 71°24′N 112°0′E / 71.400°N 112.000°E / 71.400; 112.000 (Krasnoyarsk Krai)
Sakha Republic — from 71°2′N 112°0′E / 71.033°N 112.000°E / 71.033; 112.000 (Sakha Republic)
Irkutsk Oblast — from 59°22′N 112°0′E / 59.367°N 112.000°E / 59.367; 112.000 (Irkutsk Oblast)
Republic of Buryatia — from 56°57′N 112°0′E / 56.950°N 112.000°E / 56.950; 112.000 (Buryatia)
Zabaykalsky Krai — from 52°13′N 112°0′E / 52.217°N 112.000°E / 52.217; 112.000 (Zabaykalsky Krai)
49°25′N 112°0′E / 49.417°N 112.000°E / 49.417; 112.000 (Mongolia)   Mongolia
45°5′N 112°0′E / 45.083°N 112.000°E / 45.083; 112.000 (China)   People's Republic of China Inner Mongolia
43°49′N 112°0′E / 43.817°N 112.000°E / 43.817; 112.000 (Mongolia)   Mongolia For about 6 km
43°46′N 112°0′E / 43.767°N 112.000°E / 43.767; 112.000 (China)   People's Republic of China Inner Mongolia
Shanxi – from 39°50′N 112°0′E / 39.833°N 112.000°E / 39.833; 112.000 (Shanxi)
Henan – from 35°4′N 112°0′E / 35.067°N 112.000°E / 35.067; 112.000 (Henan)
Hubei – from 32°25′N 112°0′E / 32.417°N 112.000°E / 32.417; 112.000 (Hubei)
Hunan – from 29°45′N 112°0′E / 29.750°N 112.000°E / 29.750; 112.000 (Hunan)
Guangxi – for about 3 km from 24°45′N 112°0′E / 24.750°N 112.000°E / 24.750; 112.000 (Guangxi)
Guangdong – from 24°44′N 112°0′E / 24.733°N 112.000°E / 24.733; 112.000 (Guangdong)
Guangxi - for about 6 km from 24°33′N 112°0′E / 24.550°N 112.000°E / 24.550; 112.000 (Guangxi)
Guangdong - for about 5 km from 24°29′N 112°0′E / 24.483°N 112.000°E / 24.483; 112.000 (Guangdong)
Guangxi – from 24°27′N 112°0′E / 24.450°N 112.000°E / 24.450; 112.000 (Guangxi)
Guangdong – from 24°17′N 112°0′E / 24.283°N 112.000°E / 24.283; 112.000 (Guangdong)
21°45′N 112°0′E / 21.750°N 112.000°E / 21.750; 112.000 (South China Sea) South China Sea
21°39′N 112°0′E / 21.650°N 112.000°E / 21.650; 112.000 (China)   People's Republic of China Guangdong – Hailing Island
21°37′N 112°0′E / 21.617°N 112.000°E / 21.617; 112.000 (South China Sea) South China Sea Passing through the disputed Paracel Islands
Passing through the disputed Spratly Islands
2°54′N 112°0′E / 2.900°N 112.000°E / 2.900; 112.000 (Malaysia)   Malaysia Sarawak – on the island of Borneo
1°7′N 112°0′E / 1.117°N 112.000°E / 1.117; 112.000 (Indonesia)   Indonesia Island of Borneo
3°29′S 112°0′E / 3.483°S 112.000°E / -3.483; 112.000 (Java Sea) Java Sea
6°48′S 112°0′E / 6.800°S 112.000°E / -6.800; 112.000 (Indonesia)   Indonesia Island of Java
8°18′S 112°0′E / 8.300°S 112.000°E / -8.300; 112.000 (Indian Ocean) Indian Ocean
60°0′S 112°0′E / 60.000°S 112.000°E / -60.000; 112.000 (Southern Ocean) Southern Ocean
65°54′S 112°0′E / 65.900°S 112.000°E / -65.900; 112.000 (Antarctica) Antarctica Australian Antarctic Territory, claimed by   Australia


Preceded by
111st meridian east
112th meridian east

forms a great circle with

68th meridian west

Succeeded by
113rd meridian east