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Fausset's Bible Dictionary
Joel 2:20; Ezekiel 47:18. Literally, the front sea, i.e. the Dead Sea, which one looking E. would face; "the utmost (hinder) sea" is the Mediterranean, at such a one's back (Numbers 34:6).
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Fausset, Andrew R. Entry for 'East Sea'. Fausset's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/fbd/e/east-sea.html. 1949.