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The Prime Meridian at Greenwich.

The Prime Meridian at Greenwich.
The Prime Meridian at Greenwich.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: Greenwich_meridian_20040512123830
Description: From Pole to Pole, the Prime Meridian covers a distance of 20,000 km. In the Northern Hemisphere it passes through UK, France and Spain in Europe and Algeria, Mali, Burkina Faso, Togo and Ghana in Africa. The land mass crossed by the Meridian in the Southern Hemisphere is Antarctica.
Creator: National Maritime Museum
Date: 2004
Credit line: National Maritime Museum
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