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Starting at the North Pole and heading south to the South Pole, the 154th meridian east passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
90°0′N 154°0′E / 90.000°N 154.000°E / 90.000; 154.000 (Arctic Ocean) Arctic Ocean
76°56′N 154°0′E / 76.933°N 154.000°E / 76.933; 154.000 (East Siberian Sea) East Siberian Sea
70°54′N 154°0′E / 70.900°N 154.000°E / 70.900; 154.000 (Russia)   Russia Sakha Republic
Magadan Oblast — from 65°52′N 154°0′E / 65.867°N 154.000°E / 65.867; 154.000 (Magadan Oblast)
59°4′N 154°0′E / 59.067°N 154.000°E / 59.067; 154.000 (Sea of Okhotsk) Sea of Okhotsk
48°57′N 154°0′E / 48.950°N 154.000°E / 48.950; 154.000 (Russia)   Russia Sakhalin Oblast — islands of Ekarma and Shiashkotan, Kuril Islands
48°43′N 154°0′E / 48.717°N 154.000°E / 48.717; 154.000 (Pacific Ocean) Pacific Ocean Passing just east of the island of Minami-Tori-shima,   Japan (at 24°17′N 153°59′E / 24.283°N 153.983°E / 24.283; 153.983 (Minami-Tori-shima))
Passing just east of Lukunor atoll,   Federated States of Micronesia (at 5°30′N 153°49′E / 5.500°N 153.817°E / 5.500; 153.817 (Lukunor))
Passing just west of Nissan Island,   Papua New Guinea (at 4°32′S 154°14′E / 4.533°S 154.233°E / -4.533; 154.233 (Nissan Island))
4°18′S 154°0′E / 4.300°S 154.000°E / -4.300; 154.000 (Solomon Sea) Solomon Sea
11°21′S 154°0′E / 11.350°S 154.000°E / -11.350; 154.000 (Papua New Guinea)   Papua New Guinea Rossel Island
11°24′S 154°0′E / 11.400°S 154.000°E / -11.400; 154.000 (Coral Sea) Coral Sea Passing through   Australia's Coral Sea Islands Territory
29°59′S 154°0′E / 29.983°S 154.000°E / -29.983; 154.000 (Pacific Ocean) Pacific Ocean
60°0′S 154°0′E / 60.000°S 154.000°E / -60.000; 154.000 (Southern Ocean) Southern Ocean
68°24′S 154°0′E / 68.400°S 154.000°E / -68.400; 154.000 (Antarctica) Antarctica Australian Antarctic Territory, claimed by   Australia

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