15th meridian east
The meridian 15° east of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, Europe, Africa, the Atlantic Ocean, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.
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From Pole to PoleEdit
Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes Arctic Ocean Norway Island of Spitsbergen, Svalbard Atlantic Ocean Greenland Sea
Norway Islands of Langøya, Austvågøy and Hinnøya Vestfjorden Norway Island of Engeløya and the mainland Sweden for about 1111 km Baltic Sea Denmark Island of Bornholm, for about 21 km. There is a small memorial at Baltic Sea Poland Germany For about 16 km near Görlitz Poland Czech Republic For about 3 km Poland For about 6 km Czech Republic A mark in the pavement is found in Jindřichův Hradec, but the precise place is 100m to the West. Austria Slovenia Almost corresponds to the middle line of the country in the direction west-east. A memorial has been set up in the village of Vrhtrebnje. Croatia Mainland, and the islands of Pag, Sestrunj and Dugi otok Mediterranean Sea Adriatic Sea Italy On the beach of Termoli; a 7-metre monument marks the point Mediterranean Sea Tyrrhenian Sea Italy Island of Vulcano Mediterranean Sea Tyrrhenian Sea Italy Island of Sicily, across the Etna volcano Mediterranean Sea Libya Chad For about 1 km - the meridian just passes through the country's most north-westerly point Niger Chad Passing through Lake Chad
Passing just west of N'Djamena
Cameroon Chad Cameroon Central African Republic Cameroon Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo Angola Namibia Atlantic Ocean Southern Ocean Antarctica Queen Maud Land, claimed by
- "Stargard Szczecinski". StayPoland.com. Archived from the original on 2009-09-03. Retrieved 2009-08-31.
- http://www.prazdninynavenkove.cz/en/lokalita/4/cms/206/ The confusion over the 15th meridian in Jindřichův Hradec. Accessed 2014-12-29. Archived 2014-12-31.
- Jenko, Marjan (2005). "O pomenu meridiana 15° vzhodno od Greenwicha" [About the Significance of the 15th Degree to the East of Greenwich Meridian] (PDF). Geodetski vestnik (in Slovenian). 49 (4). pp. 637–638. Retrieved 5 January 2010.
- "| Non dite l'ora 'esatta' se non siete a Termoli. Per l'Italia e tutta l'Europa centrale!Moliseinvita". moliseinvita.it (in Italian). 2015-09-23. Retrieved 2017-12-29.