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The meridian 103° west of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole
North Pole
across the Arctic Ocean, North America, the Pacific Ocean, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica
Antarctica
to the South Pole. In the United States, the border between New Mexico
New Mexico
and Oklahoma
Oklahoma
is defined by the meridian. The 103rd meridian west
103rd meridian west
forms a great circle with the 77th meridian east. From Pole to Pole[edit] Starting at the North Pole
North Pole
and heading south to the South Pole, the 103rd meridian west
103rd meridian west
passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes

90°0′N 103°0′W / 90.000°N 103.000°W / 90.000; -103.000 (Arctic Ocean) Arctic Ocean

79°15′N 103°0′W / 79.250°N 103.000°W / 79.250; -103.000 (Canada)  Canada Nunavut
Nunavut
Ellef Ringnes Island
Ellef Ringnes Island
and Thor Island

78°9′N 103°0′W / 78.150°N 103.000°W / 78.150; -103.000 (Maclean Strait) Maclean Strait

77°40′N 103°0′W / 77.667°N 103.000°W / 77.667; -103.000 Unnamed waterbody

76°27′N 103°0′W / 76.450°N 103.000°W / 76.450; -103.000 (Canada)  Canada Nunavut
Nunavut
— Cameron Island, Île Vanier, Massey Island and Alexander Island

75°33′N 103°0′W / 75.550°N 103.000°W / 75.550; -103.000 (Austin Channel) Austin Channel

75°25′N 103°0′W / 75.417°N 103.000°W / 75.417; -103.000 (Parry Channel) Parry Channel Viscount Melville Sound

73°10′N 103°0′W / 73.167°N 103.000°W / 73.167; -103.000 (M'Clintock Channel) M'Clintock Channel Passing just west of Prince of Wales Island, Nunavut,   Canada
Canada
(at 72°46′N 102°44′W / 72.767°N 102.733°W / 72.767; -102.733 (Prince of Wales Island))

70°41′N 103°0′W / 70.683°N 103.000°W / 70.683; -103.000 (Canada)  Canada Nunavut
Nunavut
— Victoria

68°48′N 103°0′W / 68.800°N 103.000°W / 68.800; -103.000 (Queen Maud Gulf) Queen Maud Gulf

67°54′N 103°0′W / 67.900°N 103.000°W / 67.900; -103.000 (Canada)  Canada Nunavut Northwest Territories
Northwest Territories
— from 64°19′N 103°0′W / 64.317°N 103.000°W / 64.317; -103.000 (Northwest Territories) Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan
— from 60°0′N 103°0′W / 60.000°N 103.000°W / 60.000; -103.000 (Saskatchewan)

49°0′N 103°0′W / 49.000°N 103.000°W / 49.000; -103.000 (United States)  United States North Dakota South Dakota
South Dakota
— from 45°57′N 103°0′W / 45.950°N 103.000°W / 45.950; -103.000 (South Dakota) Nebraska
Nebraska
— from 43°0′N 103°0′W / 43.000°N 103.000°W / 43.000; -103.000 (Nebraska) Colorado
Colorado
— from 41°0′N 103°0′W / 41.000°N 103.000°W / 41.000; -103.000 (Colorado) New Mexico
New Mexico
/ Oklahoma
Oklahoma
border — from 37°0′N 103°0′W / 37.000°N 103.000°W / 37.000; -103.000 (New Mexico/Oklahoma border) Texas
Texas
— from 36°30′N 103°0′W / 36.500°N 103.000°W / 36.500; -103.000 (Texas)

29°9′N 103°0′W / 29.150°N 103.000°W / 29.150; -103.000 (Mexico)  Mexico Coahuila Durango
Durango
— from 24°47′N 103°0′W / 24.783°N 103.000°W / 24.783; -103.000 (Durango) Zacatecas
Zacatecas
— from 24°26′N 103°0′W / 24.433°N 103.000°W / 24.433; -103.000 (Zacatecas) Jalisco
Jalisco
— from 21°17′N 103°0′W / 21.283°N 103.000°W / 21.283; -103.000 (Jalisco) Michoacán
Michoacán
— from 20°11′N 103°0′W / 20.183°N 103.000°W / 20.183; -103.000 (Michoacán) Jalisco
Jalisco
— from 19°58′N 103°0′W / 19.967°N 103.000°W / 19.967; -103.000 (Jalisco) Michoacán
Michoacán
— from 19°3′N 103°0′W / 19.050°N 103.000°W / 19.050; -103.000 (Michoacán)

18°10′N 103°0′W / 18.167°N 103.000°W / 18.167; -103.000 (Pacific Ocean) Pacific Ocean

60°0′S 103°0′W / 60.000°S 103.000°W / -60.000; -103.000 (Southern Ocean) Southern Ocean

72°21′S 103°0′W / 72.350°S 103.000°W / -72.350; -103.000 (Antarctica) Antarctica Unclaimed territory

73°15′S 103°0′W / 73.250°S 103.000°W / -73.250; -103.000 (Southern Ocean) Southern Ocean Amundsen Sea

74°52′S 103°0′W / 74.867°S 103.000°W / -74.867; -103.000 (Antarctica) Antarctica Unclaimed territory

See also[edit]

102nd meridian west 104th meridian west

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Circles of latitude / meridians

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